cassava

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  • The cassava plant has either red or green branches with blue spindles on them.
  • New varieties of cassava are being developed, so the future situation remains uncertain.
  • In recent times, cassava production has turned from subsistence to commercial production.
  • Their main economic activity is fishing however other activities are like making pots and agriculture where they grow cassava.
  • Selection of cassava species to be grown, therefore, is quite important.
  • They stole cassava as we went along, but this could scarcely be prevented. Cited from The Last Journals of David Livingstone, Vol. I, by David Livingstone
  • Cassava is grown mainly in the north and south-east, where it is the main staple.
  • The cassava forms another important article of the food of the blacks. Cited from Will Weatherhelm, by W.H.G. Kingston
  • The most important crop is coffee, while other important products are cassava and rice.
  • The most important crop is rice, while other important products are coffee and cassava.
  • But here is a piece of cassava bread, I brought you, as you thought you would like to taste it. Cited from Miriam Monfort, by Catherine A. Warfield
  • The most important crop is rice, while other important products are cotton and cassava.
  • Their main economic activity is fishing, although agriculture (mainly rice and cassava) is also represented.
  • My own men walk into houses where we pass the nights without asking any leave, and steal cassava without shame. Cited from Last Journals of David Livingstone, II (of 2), by David Livingstone
  • Cassava originated in South America and was introduced to Africa in relatively recent times.
  • Like sweet potato, cassava is often grown to increase food supply during bad harvests.
  • The most important crop is rice, while other important products are cassava and tobacco.
  • The canal provides fish for the locals, and cassava is grown along its banks.
  • The most important crop is rice, while other important products are vegetables and cassava.
  • The most important crop is rice, while other important products are cassava and sweet potatoes.
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Meaning of cassava

  • noun A starch made by leaching and drying the root of the cassava plant; the source of tapioca; a staple food in the tropics
  • noun Cassava root eaten as a staple food after drying and leaching; source of tapioca
  • noun Any of several plants of the genus manihot having fleshy roots yielding a nutritious starch