isiup pronunciación

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2. food,plant coco


  • Etnográfica:
    Edible tuber like yucca. There is a red-fleshed variety and a white-fleshed variety, which taste different. Usually eaten boiled or stewed in coconut milk as other breadkind,and/or in coconut-milk stew ( rondon/rundown) with meat or fish. Occasionally made into coco "cake," (from Kriols), with grated raw coco, coconut milk, sugar, ginger, cinnamon, and baked. Is a Kriol word; there is no common word in standard English. One of a number of different plants loosely called "elephant ear" in gardening as they are planted ornamentally in many countries with an appropriate climate.
  • Gramatical:
    Has the '-up' class marker for roundish shape.

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