Sentence Examples


  • Among tuberous vegetables the potato comes first.
  • Wheat, Indian corn and many vegetables, especially tuberous, are particularly important.
  • Africa, from the tuberous roots of which rubber is extracted by the natives.
  • It is closely related to the Manioc, cassava or tapioca plant (Manihot utilissima) which it resembles when young and exhibits a similar tuberous root system.
  • This is illustrated in the "harbinger of spring," a name given to a small plant belonging to the Umbelliferae, which has a tuberous root, and small white flowers; it is found in the central states of North America, and blossoms in March.

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