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Definition 1: any of a number of tropical vines of the genus Dioscorea many having edible tuberous roots - [noun denoting plant]

Synonyms for yam plant in the sense of this definition

(yam plant is a kind of ...) a plant with a weak stem that derives support from climbing, twining, or creeping along a surface

(... is a kind of yam plant ) grown in Australasia and Polynesia for its large root with fine edible white flesh

(... is a kind of yam plant ) hardy Chinese vine naturalized in United States and cultivated as an ornamental climber for its glossy heart-shaped cinnamon-scented leaves and in the tropics for its edible tubers

(... is a kind of yam plant ) yam of tropical Africa and Asia cultivated for it large tubers

(... is a kind of yam plant ) tropical American yam with small yellow edible tubers

(yam plant is a part of ...) edible tuber of any of several yams

(... is a member of yam plant) yams

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