Colocasia esculenta
dalo dalo n. a herb of the Pacific islands ({Colocasia esculenta}) grown throughout the tropics for its edible root and in temperate areas as an ornamental for its large glossy leaves.

Syn: taro, taro plant, dasheen, {Colocasia esculenta}. [WordNet 1.5] ||


The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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