Colocasia esculente
Colocasia Colocasia n. a small genus of perennial tuberous herbs of the arum family, of tropical Asia and the Pacific islands, including the {taro} ({Colocasia esculente}).

Syn: genus {Colocasia}. [WordNet 1.5] ||


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  • Colocasia — n. a small genus of perennial tuberous herbs of the arum family, of tropical Asia and the Pacific islands, including the {taro} ({Colocasia esculente}). Syn: genus {Colocasia}. [WordNet 1.5] || …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • taro — Colocasia Colocasia n. a small genus of perennial tuberous herbs of the arum family, of tropical Asia and the Pacific islands, including the {taro} ({Colocasia esculente}). Syn: genus {Colocasia}. [WordNet 1.5] || …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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