yam family


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Noun1.yam family - yams
plant family - a family of plants
genus Tamus, Tamus - a genus of tuberous vines of the family Dioscoreaceae; has twining stems and heart-shaped leaves and axillary racemes
Liliales, order Liliales - an order of monocotyledonous plants including Amaryllidaceae and Liliaceae and Iridaceae
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All are composed of metal rods and cara, a starchy member of the yam family native to the New World, which is one of the oldest cultivated foods in the Americas.
Especially now that they come closer to actual skin tones, whereas those early brands made one look like something from the yam family.
Hung Hing Printing Group Limited was founded by the Yam family over 50 years ago and has successfully transformed themselves into a multinational printing group.