potato bean

noun
1. a North American vine with fragrant blossoms and edible tubers; important food crop of Native Americans
Hypernyms: ↑vine
Member Holonyms: ↑Apios, ↑genus Apios
Part Meronyms: ↑groundnut, ↑wild bean
2. nutlike tuber; important food of Native Americans
Syn: ↑groundnut, ↑wild bean
Hypernyms: ↑tuber
3. twining plant of Amazon basin having large edible roots
Hypernyms: ↑vine
Member Holonyms: ↑Pachyrhizus, ↑genus Pachyrhizus

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noun
2. : groundnut 2 a

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groundnut (def. 1).
[1795-1805]

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

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