Melluco
Melluco Mel*lu"co, n. (Bot.) A climbing plant ({Ullucus officinalis}) of the Andes, having tuberous roots which are used as a substitute for potatoes. [1913 Webster]

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  • Ullucus officinalis — Melluco Mel*lu co, n. (Bot.) A climbing plant ({Ullucus officinalis}) of the Andes, having tuberous roots which are used as a substitute for potatoes. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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