tuberous root

  1. a true root so thickened as to resemble a tuber, but bearing no buds or eyes.

Origin of tuberous root

First recorded in 1660–70

Other words from tuberous root

  • tu·ber·ous-root·ed, adjective

Words Nearby tuberous root Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2024

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