eddoes


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ed·do

(ĕd′ō)
n. pl. ed·does Caribbean
1. A variety of taro having small purplish corms.
2. The corm of this plant.

[Of Niger-Congo origin; akin to Fante edwo, yam.]
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We have noticed that sales volume for Turbana chayote and malangas are growing at a faster rate than the eddo, probably because eddoes are lesser known.
Magistrate Julie Eddoes granted both defendants bail, with the condition not to enter North Wales until their next court appearance.
These are used to season the blander, starchy vegetables such as cassava, sweet potato and eddoes, collectively known as Ground Provisions.