Synonyms of man of the earth


1. man-of-the-earth, Ipomoea leptophylla, morning glory

usage: a morning glory with long roots of western United States

2. wild potato vine, wild sweet potato vine, man-of-the-earth, manroot, scammonyroot, Ipomoea panurata, Ipomoea fastigiata, morning glory

usage: tropical American prostrate or climbing herbaceous perennial having an enormous starchy root; sometimes held to be source of the sweet potato

WordNet 3.0 Copyright © 2006 by Princeton University.
All rights reserved.