Definitions for dasheendæˈʃin

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. taro, cocoyam, dasheen, eddo(noun)

    edible starchy tuberous root of taro plants

  2. taro, taro plant, dalo, dasheen, Colocasia esculenta(noun)

    herb of the Pacific islands grown throughout the tropics for its edible root and in temperate areas as an ornamental for its large glossy leaves

  3. taro, taro root, cocoyam, dasheen, edda(noun)

    tropical starchy tuberous root


  1. dasheen(Noun)

    The edible starchy yellow tubers of the taro plant.


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