What is another word for cassava?

Pronunciation: [kasˈɑːvə] (IPA)

Cassava is a starchy root vegetable that is commonly used in many cuisines around the world. There are several synonyms for the word cassava, including manioc, yuca, and tapioca. Manioc is the term used predominantly in Africa, whereas yuca is commonly used in Latin America. Tapioca is a term used to refer to the starch that is extracted from cassava roots and then processed into small, translucent pearls that are used in puddings and other desserts. In some cultures, cassava is also known as bitter cassava, sweet cassava, or even manioc root. Regardless of the name used, cassava is a versatile and delicious ingredient that is used in a wide variety of dishes.

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  • Equivalence

    • Noun, singular or mass
      manioc.

What are the hypernyms for Cassava?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.
  • Other hypernyms:

    root crop, tuber, starchy vegetable, starchy food, tropical plant.

What are the hyponyms for Cassava?

Hyponyms are more specific words categorized under a broader term, known as a hypernym.

What are the holonyms for Cassava?

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What are the meronyms for Cassava?

Meronyms are words that refer to a part of something, where the whole is denoted by another word.
  • meronyms for cassava (as nouns)

Usage examples for Cassava

When a man of note dies his relations plant a field of cassava; just as the Nicobar Islanders plant a cocoa-nut tree.
"The Ethnology of the British Colonies and Dependencies"
Robert Gordon Latham
But when twelve moons are over, and the cassava is ripe, they re-assemble, feast, dance, and lash each other cruelly, and severely with whips.
"The Ethnology of the British Colonies and Dependencies"
Robert Gordon Latham
At last the leader of the party called a halt and they sat down to eat some of the cassava and manioc cakes they had brought with them.
"The Boy Aviators in Africa"
Captain Wilbur Lawton

Famous quotes with Cassava

  • Out of 30,000 edible plants thought to exist on earth, just eleven account for 93% of all that humans eat: oats, corn, rice, wheat, potatoes, yucca (also called tapioca or cassava), sorghum, millet, beans, barley, and rye.
    Daniel Levitin

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