Potato

(Solanum) This is a large group of tender and hardy, herbaceous, shrubby, or climbing plants. They are found wild in many countries, but mainly in Costa Rica, Chile, tropical Africa and Europe. Several kinds are found in North America. Many are grown for decoration, but two are grown as vegetables. These vegetables are S. melongena variety esculent...
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potato

[n] - annual native to South America having underground stolons bearing edible starchy tubers 2. [n] - an edible tuber native to South America
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Potato

Po·ta'to noun ; plural Potatoes . [ Spanish patata potato, batata sweet potato, from the native American name (probably batata ) in Hayti.] (Botany) (a) A plant ( Solanum tuberosum ) of the Nightshade family, and its esculent farinaceous tuber...
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potato

Origin: Sp. Patata potato, batata sweet potato, from the native American name (probably batata) in Hayti. ... <botany> A plant (Solanum tuberosum) of the Nightshade family, and its esculent farinaceous tuber, of which there are numerous varieties used for food. It is native of South America, but a form of the species is found native as far no...
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potato

white potato noun an edible tuber native to South America; a staple food of Ireland
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Potato

• (n.) A plant (Solanum tuberosum) of the Nightshade family, and its esculent farinaceous tuber, of which there are numerous varieties used for food. It is native of South America, but a form of the species is found native as far north as New Mexico. • (n.) The sweet potato (see below).
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potato

(Solanum tuberosum), one of some 150 tuber-bearing species of the genus Solanum (family Solanaceae). The potato (common potato, white potato, or ... [21 related articles]
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potato

potato or white potato,common name for a perennial plant (Solanum tuberosum) of the family Solanaceae (nightshade family) and for its swollen underground stem, a tuber, which is one of the most widely used vegetables in Western temperate climates. The plant is probably native to the Andes, where it ...
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Potato

The potato (Solanum tuberosum) is a perennial plant of the family Solanaceae. It has angular herbaceous stems, and grows to about 80 centimetres tall. The leaves are pinnate, the flowers pretty, large, numerous and disposed in corymbs, and coloured violet, bluish, reddish or whitish. The fruit is globular, about the size of a gooseberry, reddish-br...
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potato

Perennial plant with edible tuberous roots that are rich in starch and are extensively eaten as a vegetable. Used by the Andean Indians for at least 2,000 years before the Spanish Conquest, the potato was introduced to Europe by the mid-16th century, and reputedly to England by the explorer Walte...
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POTATO

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Potato

The potato is a starchy, tuberous crop from the perennial nightshade Solanum tuberosum L. The word `potato` may refer either to the plant itself or the edible tuber. In the Andes, where the species is indigenous, there are some other closely related cultivated potato species. Potatoes were introduced outside the Andes region approximately four c.....
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Potato

Has an unpleasant taste of raw potato.
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Potato

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