Meaning of Yam



English: Yam
Bangla: রাঙা আলু, মিঠে আলু
Hindi: रतालू, जिमीकंद
Type: Noun / বিশেষ্য / संज्ञा
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Bangla Academy Dictionary:


Definition: 1

the starchy, tuberous root of any of various climbing vines of the genus Dioscorea, cultivated for food in warm regions.

Definition: 2

any of these plants.

Definition: 3

the sweet potato.

Definition: 4

Scot. potato (def 1).

Definition: 5

any of various twining plants of the genus Dioscorea, of tropical and subtropical regions, cultivated for their edible tubers: family Dioscoreaceae