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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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My husband eventually settled on the chicken liver parfait with fig & cinnamon chutney, and toasted ciabatta; to be followed by roast pork confit, crushed sweet root vegetables, apricot and Wordsworth ale jus.
Located in the very heart of Vilnius Monmartre, Uzupis neighbourhood, Sweet Root for sure is one of the best places for fine wining and dining in Lithuania's capital that, according to numerous critics' reviews, does deserve to be awarded a Michelin Star status.
To test whether the sweet root could combat the bacteria that cause gum disease and cavities, the researchers took a closer look at various substances in licorice.