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John Mott, John DeMott

[cf. Scots Johnny Maut malt liquor CSD, and liquor made from cassava, e.g. MCC mishla] n. 1. a variety of black sweet cassava: That's what we call sweet cassava . . . we call this John DeMott. You could eat it raw—just peel off that skin (Andros). (Black)

2. a variety of bitter cassava. (Inagua)

Tags: agriculture, noun, plant

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Last update: 2011-06-01 16:34
Author: Holm and Shilling, DBE, 1982
Revision: 1.0

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