mandioc
Manioc Ma"ni*oc, n. [Pg. mandioca, fr. Braz.] (Bot.) The tropical plants ({Manihot utilissima}, and {Manihot Aipi}), from which cassava and tapioca are prepared; also, cassava. [Written also {mandioc}, {manihoc}, {manihot}.] [1913 Webster]

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  • Mandioc — Man di*oc, Mandioca Man di*o ca, n. (Bot.) See {Manioc}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • mandioc — noun cassava with long tuberous edible roots and soft brittle stems; used especially to make cassiri (an intoxicating drink) and tapioca • Syn: ↑bitter cassava, ↑manioc, ↑mandioca, ↑tapioca plant, ↑gari, ↑Manihot esculenta, ↑Manihot utilissima …   Useful english dictionary

  • mandioc — n.; (also mandisc) [Written also Manioc, Manihoc, and Manihot.] Cassava …   New dictionary of synonyms

  • Mandioca — Mandioc Man di*oc, Mandioca Man di*o ca, n. (Bot.) See {Manioc}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • mandioca — noun cassava with long tuberous edible roots and soft brittle stems; used especially to make cassiri (an intoxicating drink) and tapioca • Syn: ↑bitter cassava, ↑manioc, ↑mandioc, ↑tapioca plant, ↑gari, ↑Manihot esculenta, ↑Manihot utilissima …   Useful english dictionary

  • manihoc — Manioc Ma ni*oc, n. [Pg. mandioca, fr. Braz.] (Bot.) The tropical plants ({Manihot utilissima}, and {Manihot Aipi}), from which cassava and tapioca are prepared; also, cassava. [Written also {mandioc}, {manihoc}, {manihot}.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • manihot — Manioc Ma ni*oc, n. [Pg. mandioca, fr. Braz.] (Bot.) The tropical plants ({Manihot utilissima}, and {Manihot Aipi}), from which cassava and tapioca are prepared; also, cassava. [Written also {mandioc}, {manihoc}, {manihot}.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Manihot Aipi — Manioc Ma ni*oc, n. [Pg. mandioca, fr. Braz.] (Bot.) The tropical plants ({Manihot utilissima}, and {Manihot Aipi}), from which cassava and tapioca are prepared; also, cassava. [Written also {mandioc}, {manihoc}, {manihot}.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Manihot utilissima — Manioc Ma ni*oc, n. [Pg. mandioca, fr. Braz.] (Bot.) The tropical plants ({Manihot utilissima}, and {Manihot Aipi}), from which cassava and tapioca are prepared; also, cassava. [Written also {mandioc}, {manihoc}, {manihot}.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Manioc — Ma ni*oc, n. [Pg. mandioca, fr. Braz.] (Bot.) The tropical plants ({Manihot utilissima}, and {Manihot Aipi}), from which cassava and tapioca are prepared; also, cassava. [Written also {mandioc}, {manihoc}, {manihot}.] [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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