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Princeton's WordNet

  1. Tamus, genus Tamus(noun)

    a genus of tuberous vines of the family Dioscoreaceae; has twining stems and heart-shaped leaves and axillary racemes

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  1. Tamus

    Tamus is a genus of one or two species of flowering plants in the family Dioscoreaceae, native to Europe, northwestern Africa, and western Asia. The genus is now often included within the related genus Dioscorea, but is maintained as distinct by some authors. ⁕Tamus communis L.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Tamus

    A plant genus of the DIOSCOREACEAE plant family.

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