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Maranta

Ma`ran´ta
prop. n.1.(Bot.) A genus of endogenous plants found in tropical America, and some species also in India. They have tuberous roots containing a large amount of starch, and from one species (Maranta arundinacea, the American arrowroot or obedience plant) arrowroot (arrowroot starch) is obtained. Many kinds are cultivated for ornament.
Noun1.maranta - any of numerous herbs of the genus Maranta having tuberous starchy roots and large sheathing leaves
American arrowroot, arrowroot, genus Maranta, herb, herbaceous plant, Maranta arundinaceae, obedience plant
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marang tree
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marasca cherry
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maraschino cherry
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