a painting (1885) by Vincent Van Gogh.
[puh-tey-toh, -tuh] /pəˈteɪ toʊ, -tə/ noun, plural potatoes. 1. Also called Irish potato, white potato. the edible tuber of a cultivated plant, Solanum tuberosum, of the nightshade family. 2. the plant itself. 3. (defs 1, 2). /pəˈteɪtəʊ/ noun (pl) -toes 1. Also called Irish potato, white potato 2. any of various similar plants, esp the […]
- Potato flour
noun an ultrafine, gluten-free flour made from cooked dried potatoes, used for baking or as a thickener Examples Potato flour is also produced in many countries, with slices of cleaned potatoes being dried, ground, and sieved. Word Origin by 1792 Usage Note cooking
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noun 1. any of various leafhoppers that are serious pests, damaging a wide variety of cultivated and wild plants, especially potatoes. 2. a small, light green, white-spotted leafhopper, Empoasca fabae, that is a pest of potatoes in the eastern U.S. and also attacks apple trees and numerous other cultivated plants.