: starch from rootstocks of the edible canna often sold as arrowroot and used especially in the preparation of foods for infants

Word History


French dialect, by folk etymology (influence of French tous les mois all the months, every month) from French tolomane, from native name in West Indies

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“Tous-les-mois.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 27 May. 2023.

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