Learn how to say Manioc correctly in English with this tutorial pronunciation video.
Oxford dictionary definition of the word manioc:
another name for cassava (sense 1)
C16: from Tupi mandioca; earlier form manihot from French, from Guarani mandio
Example Sentences Including ‘manioc’
“During the day these women could be at home grinding manioc , and two hours later have a machete or AK-47 blowing you away,” Saiki said.
SA STAR (2005)
Economy Brazil is mainly an agricultural country, the chief crops being sugar cane, manioc , maize, rice, coffee and beans.
Jilbert, John GEOGRAPHY BASIC FACTS
Everyone would devote two hours a day to crop-hunting, gathering breadfruit and taro, manioc , coconuts, yams and sweet potatoes.
Ballard, J. G. RUSHING TO PARADISE
I can’t eat fish-head soup or grass cutter,’ she said, `I can’t stomach manioc or cassava.
Robert Wilson A DARKENING STAIN (2002)
Malnutrition is widespread and the leaves of the manioc plant, the poor man’s staple, sprout from every stretch of open ground.
TIMES, SUNDAY TIMES (2002)
That’s bush rat which she cooked with okra and manioc leaves.
Robert Wilson INSTRUMENTS OF DARKNESS (2002)