Synonyms of groundnut


1. groundnut, groundnut vine, Indian potato, potato bean, wild bean, Apios americana, Apios tuberosa, vine

usage: a North American vine with fragrant blossoms and edible tubers; important food crop of Native Americans

2. groundnut, potato bean, wild bean, tuber

usage: nutlike tuber; important food of Native Americans

3. peanut, earthnut, goober, goober pea, groundnut, monkey nut, edible nut

usage: pod of the peanut vine containing usually 2 nuts or seeds; `groundnut' and `monkey nut' are British terms

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