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Noun1.tannia - tropical American aroid having edible tubers that are cooked and eaten like yams or potatoestannia - tropical American aroid having edible tubers that are cooked and eaten like yams or potatoes
aroid, arum - any plant of the family Araceae; have small flowers massed on a spadix surrounded by a large spathe
genus Xanthosoma, Xanthosoma - tropical American tuberous perennials
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Howard Silverman was the lead trial lawyer for the plaintiff with help from attorney Samuel Encarnacion and paralegal Tannia Carpenter.
Glen, Jr., Kevin (Katy) Glen, Kory (Lisa) Glen, Tannia Glen, John Michael Glen, Ryan Glen and Thomas Glen; great grandmother of five; dear sister of Allen Knopp and the late Lorraine McDaniel; fond aunt of many nieces and nephews.
Optimization of drying conditions of Xanthosoma sagittifolium (Tannia) tubers in tray dryer using response surface methodology, J.
The most important worldwide root and tuber crops are cassava (Manihot esculenta), sweet potato (Ipomoea batatas), potato (Solanum tuberosum), yam (Dioscorea spp.), malanga (Colocasia esculenta), and tannia (Xanthosoma spp.).
The homes targeted in the scheme are in and around Bri tannia Avenue, Altcar Avenue, Childwall Avenue, Dorset Avenue, Bird Street, Richardson Street, Garrick Street, Tunstall Street and Webster Road.
Foster, 52, and Tannia Case-York, 53, both of Veneta.
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GALWAY (v Kilkenny): J Ryan; D Connolly, D Collins, G O'Halloran; T Og Regan, F Moore, J Coen; D Burke, B Flaherty; J Cooney, N Burke, A Smyth; D Hayes, I Tannia, B Daly.
Nevertheless, in the present study the effect of light conditions on mesophyll thickness was not observed (Table 1), contrary to what was previously reported for the Coffea genus (Fahl et al., 1994), but in accordance to Rahim and Fordham (1991) in garlic, and Onwueme and Johnston (2000) in Tannia, sweet potato, yam, cassava and taro.