seed potato
noun Date: 1742 a potato tuber grown for its buds which are used to start new plants; also a section of such a tuber with one or more buds

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  • Potato (groupe de musique) — Potato (thaï โปเตโต้) est un groupe de Rock (Pop Rock) thaïlandais. Ils ont reçu de nombreuses récompenses musicales. Leur dernier album Circle est sortie en décembre 2008. Potato en décembre 2008. Sommaire 1 …   Wikipédia en Français

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