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Synonyms of arrowroot

Noun


1. arrowroot, starch, amylum

usage: a nutritive starch obtained from the root of the arrowroot plant

2. arrowroot, American arrowroot, obedience plant, Maranta arundinaceae, maranta

usage: white-flowered West Indian plant whose root yields arrowroot starch

3. achira, indian shot, arrowroot, Canna indica, Canna edulis, canna

usage: canna grown especially for its edible rootstock from which arrowroot starch is obtained

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