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Noun1.Tacca - genus of tropical plants with creeping rootstocks and small umbellate flowersTacca - genus of tropical plants with creeping rootstocks and small umbellate flowers
liliid monocot genus - genus of monocotyledonous plants comprising mostly herbs having usually petaloid sepals and petals and compound pistils
family Taccaceae, Taccaceae - small family of tropical herbs
Indian arrowroot, pia, Tacca leontopetaloides, Tacca pinnatifida - perennial herb of East Indies to Polynesia and Australia; cultivated for its large edible root yielding Otaheite arrowroot starch
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Tacca has lower fat and fibre contents compared to the other materials.
The lateral walls of wide, vessel-like tracheary elements (which possess pit membranes or pit membrane remnants) in roots of Tacca integrifolia have scattered circular lateral wall pits.
and S Julia 2006 A review of entire-leaved Tacca (Dioscoridaceae) in Sarawak, Borneo.
BLOOMING unusual - is this Tacca Chantrieri plant on display at Four Seasons flower shop, which has an almost pure black flower
This bust of Philip IV of Spain was sent to Italy (along with a portrait of the king by Velazquez) to help the sculptor Pietro Tacca get a good likeness for his majestic equestrian monument of the king.
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