eddo

[ed-oh]
noun, plural eddoes.
the edible root of the taro or of any of several related plants.

Origin:
1765–75; < one or more WAfr languages; compare Igbo édè, Fante edwó(w) yam

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eddo or Chinese eddo (ˈɛdəʊ)
 
n , pl eddoes
other names for taro
 
Chinese eddo or Chinese eddo
 
n

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Eddo can remain in the ground several months after foliage senescence, allowing the corms to enlarge further.
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