Definition of Arrowroot. Meaning of Arrowroot. Synonyms of Arrowroot

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Definition of Arrowroot

Arrowroot
Arrowroot Ar"row*root`, n. 1. (Bot.) A west Indian plant of the genus Maranta, esp. M. arundinacea, now cultivated in many hot countries. It said that the Indians used the roots to neutralize the venom in wounds made by poisoned arrows. 2. A nutritive starch obtained from the rootstocks of Maranta arundinacea, and used as food, esp. for children an invalids; also, a similar starch obtained from other plants, as various species of Maranta and Curcuma.

Meaning of Arrowroot from wikipedia

- Florida arrowroot from Zamia integrifolia, and tapioca from c****ava (Manihot esculenta), which is often labelled as arrowroot. Polynesian arrowroot or pia...
- Arrowroot is to an edible starch obtained from several tropical plants. Arrowroot may also refer to: Maranta arundinacea, called arrowroot, the traditional...
- Arrowroot tea, also called kudzu tea, is a traditional East Asian tea made from East Asian arrowroot, a type of kudzu. Arrowroot tea is called gegen-cha...
- English alone, aside from purple yam, other common names include Guyana arrowroot, ten-months yam, water yam, white yam, winged yam, violet yam, or simply...
- Manihot esculenta, commonly called c****ava (/kəˈsɑːvə/), manioc, yuca, macaxeira, mandioca, aipim, and agbeli, is a woody shrub native to South America...
- Oceania. Common names include Polynesian arrowroot, Fiji arrowroot, East Indies arrowroot, and pia. Polynesian arrowroot is an ancient Austronesian root crop...
- indica, commonly known as Indian shot, African arrowroot, edible canna, purple arrowroot, Sierra Leone arrowroot, is a plant species in the family Cannaceae...
- Maranta arundinacea, also known as arrowroot, maranta, West Indian arrowroot, obedience plant, Bermuda arrowroot, araru, araruta, ararao or hulankeeriya...
- Pueraria montana var. lobata, the East Asian arrowroot, is a perennial plant in the family Fabaceae. It is called gé (葛) in Chinese, kuzu (葛) in ****anese...
- Uraró, also known as araró or arrowroot cookies, are Filipino cookies made from arrowroot flour. They have a dry and powdery texture and are usually flower-shaped...
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