wapatoo

noun wap·a·too \ˈwäpəˌtü\
variants: or

wapata

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wapato

or

wappato

Definition of wapatoo

plural

-s

  1. :  either of two plants of the genus Sagittaria (S. latifolia and S. cuneato) having edible tubers

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Origin and Etymology of wapatoo

Chinook jargon wapatoo, from Cree wāpatowa white mushroom


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