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common name for several different genera of twining herbaceous, leguminous plants with geocarpie (underground fruits), chiefly the peanutpeanut,
name for a low, annual leguminous plant (Arachis hypogaea) of the family Leguminosae (pulse family) and for its edible seeds. Native to South America and cultivated there for millenia, it is said to have been introduced to Africa by early explorers, and Africans
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. Groundnuts are classified in the division MagnoliophytaMagnoliophyta
, division of the plant kingdom consisting of those organisms commonly called the flowering plants, or angiosperms. The angiosperms have leaves, stems, and roots, and vascular, or conducting, tissue (xylem and phloem).
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, class Magnoliopsida, order Rosales, family Leguminosae.
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groundnut

(not the same as other plants called “groundnut”) A vine with edible beans and tuberous roots. red/brown/purple flowers. One of the most popular edible plant foods of North American indians. Very high in starch and protein (3x more than potatoes). Very popular steamed, roasted, boiled etc. Sometimes there are entire strings of potato-like bulges growing along a root or stem, like a beaded necklace.

groundnut

1. a North American climbing leguminous plant, Apios tuberosa, with fragrant brown flowers and small edible underground tubers
2. the tuber of this plant
3. any of several other plants having underground nutlike parts
4. Brit another name for peanut
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Start adding the ground nut oil, a drop at a time, increasing the flow to a thin stream when the mixture starts to thicken.
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I use ground nut oil, but you need to be careful using it with regards to allergies, so vegetable and sunflower oils are also suitable.
Different carbon sources were used for the production of lipase like maize oil, germinated maize oil, castor oil, coconut oil, olive oil, soybean oil and ground nut oil.
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For Asian dressing: 20g finely chopped ginger; 20g finely chopped chilli; 20ml soy sauce; 20g finely chopped coriander; 20ml ketjapmanis;20g finely chopped lemon grass; 20ml plum sauce; 100g flour; 20ml rice wine; 8 pieces of pak choy; 20ml sweet chilli; 2 tbsp ground nut oil; 20ml oyster sauce.
Among the dishes you'll find in this book are Zucchini Bread, Ground Nut Soup, Chickpea Loaf, Blackeyed Pea Patties, Alive Kale Salad, Sunflower Seed Spread, Apple Nut Cake, and Strawberry Shortcake.
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