"taro" Definition

  1. n. A name for several aroid plants (Colocasia antiquorum, var. esculenta, Colocasia macrorhiza, etc.), and their rootstocks. They have large ovate-sagittate leaves and large fleshy rootstocks, which are cooked and used for food in tropical countries.

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Position in dictionary: 98950 of 111710 words.
Word Type: n.,
Words that start with "taro": 2
Words that end with "taro": 1
Words that contain "taro": 8
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English Dictionary Definition of taro

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