tuberous root

noun
|Updated on: 12 Jun 2018

Definition of tuberous root

: a thick fleshy storage root (as of a dahlia) that is like a tuber but lacks buds or scale leaves

tuberous-rooted

play \ˈtü-b(ə-)rəs-ˌrü-təd, -ˌru̇-, ˈtyü-\ adjective

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circa 1668

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