edible canna

noun
  1. a South American and West Indian herb, Canna edulis, having large sheathing leaves, red flowers, and edible rhizomes.
  2. the rhizome of this plant, from which an arrowroot is made.
Also called a·chir·a [uh-chur-uh] /əˈtʃɜr ə/, Queensland arrowroot.
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British Dictionary definitions for queensland arrowroot

Queensland arrowroot

noun
  1. another name for tous-les-mois (def. 2)
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