cinnamon vine

noun

Definition of cinnamon vine

: a hardy Chinese vine (Dioscorea batatas) cultivated as an ornamental climber for its glossy heart-shaped leaves and in the tropics for its edible tubers

called also Chinese yam

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“Cinnamon vine.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cinnamon%20vine. Accessed 8 Dec. 2021.

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