Sweet Potato

Ipomoea batatas

Sweet Potato (Wiktionary)

English

Noun

sweet potato (plural sweet potatoes)

  1. A tropical perennial American vine, Ipomoea batatas, having a fleshy tuber.
  2. The tuber of this plant cooked as a vegetable.
  3. An ocarina.

Synonyms

  • (tropical perennial vine): batata, Ipomoea
  • (tuber): yam, camote (US)
  • kumara (New Zealand)

Meronyms

  • (tuber): beta-carotene

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  • (tuber
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