cassava
noun
1. (vegetable) 
a. la yuca (F) 
I ate boiled cassava for the first time in El Salvador.Comí yuca sancochada por primera vez en El Salvador.
Tapioca is made from dried cassava.La tapioca está hecha de mandioca desecada.
2. (botany) 
a. la yuca (F) 
Cassava can be grown in semi-arid conditions.La yuca puede cultivarse en condiciones de semiaridez.
Although cassava is native to South America, the largest producer in the world is Nigeria.Aunque la mandioca es originaria de Sudamérica, el mayor productor del mundo es Nigeria.
cassava
Noun
1. (general) 
a. la mandioca (F) 
cassava [kəˈsɑːvə]
noun
mandioca (f)
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