man-of-the-earth

noun
plural men-of-the-earth or men-of-the-earths

Definition of man-of-the-earth

1 : an American morning glory (Ipomoea pandurata) having an enormous starchy root

called also manroot, wild potato

2 : a long rooted morning glory (Ipomoea leptophylla) of the western U.S.

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“Man-of-the-earth.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/man-of-the-earth. Accessed 30 Jul. 2021.

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