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Definition of Cyperus esculentus

Cyperus esculentus
Chufa Chu"fa, n. [Sp.] (Bot.) A sedgelike plant (Cyperus esculentus) producing edible tubers, native about the Mediterranean, now cultivated in many regions; the earth almond.

Meaning of Cyperus esculentus from wikipedia

- Cyperus esculentus (also called chufa sedge, nut gr****, yellow nutsedge, tiger nutsedge, edible galingale, water gr**** or earth almond) is a crop of the...
- word cyperus derives from the Gr**** κύπερος, kyperos, and rotundus is from Latin, meaning "round". The earliest attested form of the word cyperus is the...
- plants, notably: Cyperus alternifolius (umbrella papyrus) Cyperus albostriatus (dwarf umbrella sedge), formerly called C. diffusus) Cyperus involucratus (umbrella...
- Valencian or Chufa horchata is made with dried and sweetened tiger nuts (Cyperus esculentus). This form of horchata is now properly called horchata de chufa or...
- hunting wild game, and foraging for pine nuts and roots such as Cyperus esculentus. The Tövusi-dökadö during this period lacked any permanent political...
- (ginger, galangal) Tuber Apios americana (hog potato or groundnut) Cyperus esculentus (tigernut or chufa) Dioscorea spp. (yams, ube) Dioscorea polystachya...
- Larridon Cyperus a****inatus Torr. & Hook. Cyperus afroalpinus Lye Cyperus afrodunensis Lye Cyperus afromont**** Lye Cyperus afrovaricus Lye Cyperus aggregatus...
- vulgaris, Beta vulgaris, Br****ica oleracea var. capitata, Cu****is melo, Cyperus esculentus, Zea mays, Vigna unguiculata, Phaseolus lunatus, Avena sativa, Pisum...
- important pre-agricultural food sources for man. Two sedges, chufa (Cyperus esculentus, also a significant weed) and water chestnut (Eleocharis dulcis) are...
- batatas Taro Colocasia esculenta Ti Cordyline fruticosa Tigernut Cyperus esculentus Turmeric Cur****a longa Turnip Br****ica rapa (rapifera) Ulluco Ullucus...
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