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|Noun||1.||elephant yam - putrid-smelling aroid of southeastern Asia (especially the Philippines) grown for its edible tuber|
Philippines, Republic of the Philippines - a republic on the Philippine Islands; achieved independence from the United States in 1946
aroid, arum - any plant of the family Araceae; have small flowers massed on a spadix surrounded by a large spathe
genus Amorphophallus - genus of large tropical east Asian cormous aroids: devil's tongue; snake palm