Also called wild bean, potato bean. a twining, North American plant, Apios americana (or A. tuberosa), of the legume family, having clusters of fragrant brownish flowers and an edible tuber.
any of several other plants having edible underground parts, as the .
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a North American climbing leguminous plant, Apios tuberosa, with fragrant brown flowers and small edible underground tubers
the tuber of this plant
any of several other plants having underground nutlike parts
(Brit) another name for peanut
- Groundnut oil
noun 1. a mild-tasting oil extracted from peanuts and used in cooking
noun 1. a person stationed in a position on the ground to watch, follow, and report on flights of aircraft, especially of enemy aircraft.
[ground-out] /ˈgraʊndˌaʊt/ noun, Baseball. 1. a play in which a batter is put out at first base after hitting a ground ball to the infield.
[grahynd] /graɪnd/ verb (used with object), ground or (Rare) grinded; grinding. 1. to wear, smooth, or sharpen by abrasion or friction; whet: to grind a lens. 2. to reduce to fine particles, as by pounding or crushing; bray, triturate, or pulverize. 3. to oppress, torment, or crush: to grind the poor. 4. to rub harshly […]