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dasheen:

see arumarum,
common name for the Araceae, a plant family mainly composed of species of herbaceous terrestrial and epiphytic plants found in moist to wet habitats of the tropics and subtropics; some are native to temperate zones.
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dasheen

[da′shēn]
(botany)
Colocasia esculenta. A plant in the order Arales, grown for its edible corm.
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He said: "She got a great kick out of Dasheen winning.
During an after-dinner chat he offered Bryn the chance to share his expertise with kitchen staff and produce inspirational menus for diners at the Dasheen restaurant, where guests enjoy fine food by moonlight, entertained by live music.
Una vez emitidas las primeras hojas se procedio a realizar el analisis de diagnostico mediante la metodologia de Inmunoensayo ligado a enzima a partir del kit DAS ELISA for Dasheen Mosaic Virus, comercializado por la compania AGDIA (2002) para la certificacion de materiales libres del DMV (Hernandez et al.
This year, 15 local chefs will vie for top prizes in the Blue Food Cooking Competition by showcasing their skills in creating dishes using the root vegetable dasheen as the major ingredient.
Beef gone up, Dasheen leaf gone up Chicken wing gone up.
Evaluated Land-use Groups Land-use Group Crops/Land Uses Included Pineapples Pineapples Field Crops Dasheen, cassava, sweet potato, yam Fruit Tree Crops Sugar apple, custard apple, carambola, guava, Indian jujube, wax apple Vegetable Crops Onions, peanuts, cucumber, tomato, sweet/hot pepper, string beans Pasture/Grass Crops Grass for feeding livestock (e.
The West Indian-inspired callaloo--a creamy blend of dasheen leaves, crab, okra, coconut milk, herbs and spices--is considered the national dish and is often served at Sunday lunch.
We loved delicacies such as roti, a pancake-style roll filled with curried chicken or vegetables, and callaloo, a hot soup of dasheen leaves, okra and coconut milk.
Los platos tipicos son el bake & shark (a base de tiburon) y el callalloo una sopa verde, sabrosa y espesa, hecha con hojas de un tuberculo llamado dasheen y un vegetal denominado ochroe, cocidos en leche de coco, manteca y un pedazo de carne salada.
Jacques needs little prompting to extol the benefits of river crayfish, crabs, cassava, dasheen (also known as taro root) and tannias (a tropical root plant).