a large-grained farinaceous food resembling arrowroot, obtained from a South American canna, Canna edulis, and used in baby food.
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How to use tous-les-mois in a sentence
The granules of tous-les-mois are readily distinguishable by their very large size (fig. 5).
Its globules are much smaller and less glistening than those of tous-les-mois, or potato starch.The Commercial Products of the Vegetable Kingdom | P. L. Simmonds
British Dictionary definitions for tous-les-mois
a large widely cultivated plant, Canna edulis, of the Caribbean and South America, having purplish stems and leaves, bright red flowers and edible tubers: family Cannaceae
Also called: Queensland arrowroot the tuber of this plant, used as a source of starch
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