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Oxford dictionary definition of the word cassava:
1 [mass noun] the starchy tuberous root of a tropical tree, used as food in tropical countries.
starch or flour obtained from cassava. Also called manioc.
2the shrubby tree from which cassava is obtained, native to tropical America and cultivated throughout the tropics.
Genus Manihot, family Euphorbiaceae: several species
mid 16th century: from Taino casávi, cazábbi, influenced by French cassave