water yam


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Noun1.water yam - grown in Australasia and Polynesia for its large root with fine edible white fleshwater yam - grown in Australasia and Polynesia for its large root with fine edible white flesh
yam plant, yam - any of a number of tropical vines of the genus Dioscorea many having edible tuberous roots
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Though water yam is not good for pounding, it is useful for other purposes such as Ik o-kpre, a kind of food common among Ijebu speaking area of the Yoruba.
Ikokore is made with water yam, to enjoy Ikokore you will need to incorporate as many proteins as you possibly can to enrich it.
Effect of the application of the leaf mulch of Gliricidia sepium on early development, leaf nutrient content and tuber yields of water yam (Dioscorea alata).

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