kumara

/ˈkumərə / (say 'koohmuhruh)

noun
a sweet potato with a yellow to dark orange flesh; widely grown throughout the Pacific Islands.
Also, kumera. {Maori}

Australian English dictionary. 2014.

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  • kumara — see the kumara does not speak of its own sweetness …   Proverbs new dictionary

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