Indian arrowroot


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Noun1.Indian arrowroot - perennial herb of East Indies to Polynesia and AustraliaIndian arrowroot - perennial herb of East Indies to Polynesia and Australia; cultivated for its large edible root yielding Otaheite arrowroot starch
herb, herbaceous plant - a plant lacking a permanent woody stem; many are flowering garden plants or potherbs; some having medicinal properties; some are pests
genus Tacca, Tacca - genus of tropical plants with creeping rootstocks and small umbellate flowers
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[10.] Root crops: East Indian arrowroot (Tacca leontopet aloides) 2012 (accessed 23.08.2012).Available from www.greenstone.com

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