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yam - 54 results
vegetables (noun)

beetroot, acorn squash, bamboo shoots, bok choy, arugula, bell pepper, aubergine.

Other synonyms:

yam plant.

Examples of usage:

On some occasions I postponed the warming as long as my stomach held out, which was a good while in five- corner, native- cherry, or yam season- but the warming was none the cooler for being postponed. - "Over the Sliprails", Henry Lawson.

He stood by her, cheered her solitude, and by a great yam and banana plantation he turned the bush into a fruitful garden. - "Samoa, A Hundred Years Ago And Long Before", George Turner.

I learnt that he took the yam and began to eat it, but he threw the fire overboard. - "The History of the Rise, Progress and Accomplishment of the Abolition of the African Slave-Trade, by the British Parliament (1839)", Thomas Clarkson.

Similar words:

Chinese Yam, elephant yam, yam plant, yam bean, yam family, wild yam, white yam, water yam, ezo-yama-hagi.

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