What is another word for xanthosoma?

3 synonyms found


[ zˌanθəsˈə͡ʊmə], [ zˌanθəsˈə‍ʊmə], [ z_ˌa_n_θ_ə_s_ˈəʊ_m_ə]

Xanthosoma refers to a genus of tropical plants commonly known as yautia or cocoyam. The word 'xanthosoma' is often used to refer to yautia that has a yellow streak, which is common in some species of this plant. Some synonyms for xanthosoma include taro, dasheen, elephant ear, and malanga. These plants are an excellent source of nutrition, as they are rich in carbohydrates, minerals, vitamins, and fiber. They are used as a staple food in many tropical regions around the world and are often cooked or mashed to make stews, soups, and other dishes. With their unique flavor and nutritional value, xanthosoma plants are an essential component of many cultural cuisines and traditional dishes.

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How to use "Xanthosoma" in context?

Xanthosoma is a parasitic nematode worm that is found in soil. The worm lives inside of the intestines of other animals and uses their bloodstream to get around. It is most common in cattle and pigs, but can also be found in other animals including deer, elk, and rabbits.

The worm causes an illness in its hosts that is usually fatal. The worm essentially uses the host's bloodstream to get around which can lead to thrombosis and other problems. The worm can also cause enlargement of the intestines, a characteristic called hypertrophy.

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