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Synonyms for yamyæm

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  1. yam(noun)

    edible tuber of any of several yams

    yam plant

  2. yam, yam plant(noun)

    any of a number of tropical vines of the genus Dioscorea many having edible tuberous roots

    yam plant, yam

  3. yam(noun)

    sweet potato with deep orange flesh that remains moist when baked

    yam plant

  4. yam(noun)

    edible tuberous root of various yam plants of the genus Dioscorea grown in the tropics world-wide for food

    yam plant

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List of paraphrases:

ren, yin, tsang, yum

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