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Definition of cocoyam noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

cocoyam

 noun
noun
BrE BrE//ˈkəʊkəʊjæm//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈkoʊkoʊjæm//
 
[countable, uncountable] (West African English) Carbohydrates
 
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a plant whose roots can be cooked and eaten or made into flour roasted cocoyam see also fufu See related entries: Carbohydrates