Dioscoreaceae Dioscoreaceae n. 1. a natural family of tuberous plants including the yams.

Syn: family {Dioscoreaceae}, yam family. [WordNet 1.5] ||

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  • dioscoreaceae — di·os·co·re·a·ce·ae …   English syllables

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