(also cush-cush yam)
1.1The edible tuber of the cush-cush plant, eaten as a vegetable.
More example sentences
- They include the white yam, the sweet yam, the finger yam (with long finger-like protuberances), and the brownish-red-skinned cush-cush.
late 19th century: perhaps ultimately of African origin.
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