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Also commonly known as yuca or manioc, cassava is a tuber crop native to South America.
The manioc plant shoots out stalks from four to six feet in height, with a number of large leaves at their upper extremities.A Woman's Journey Round the World|Ida Pfeiffer
On these the manioc will be planted for two years and then new areas will be cleared in the same manner.A Journal of a Tour in the Congo Free State|Marcus Dorman
My wife had exerted herself in our absence to provide a good store of potatoes, and also of manioc root.The Swiss Family Robinson|Johann David Wyss
Are you aware that a plant called manioc supplies the starchy food of about one-half the population of tropical America?Falling in Love|Grant Allen
Maize, kidney-beans, manioc, sugar-cane and vines are cultivated; and in ordinary years grain is exported to the other islands.