Indian arrowroot


Definition of Indian arrowroot

  1. 1a :  a tropical American arrowroot (Maranta arundinacea) b :  starch from this arrowroot —called also West Indian arrowroot

  2. 2 [2Indian 1] a :  a stemless perennial herb (Tacca leontopetaloides) widely cultivated in the tropics for its starchy tuberous rootstock b :  starch from this plant —called also East Indian arrowroot

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Origin and Etymology of indian arrowroot

2Indian 2

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