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A name for different aroid plants (Colocasia antiquorum, var. Esculenta, Colocasia macrorhiza, etc), and their rootstocks. They have big ovate-sagittate leaves and big fleshy rootstocks, which are cooked and used for food in tropical countries. Origin: From the Polynesian name. Source: Websters Vocabulary
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