plural men-of-the-earth or men-of-the-earths
: an American morning glory (Ipomoea pandurata) having an enormous starchy root

called also manroot, wild potato

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

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“Man-of-the-earth.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 27 May. 2024.

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