Definition of Maniocs

1. Noun. (plural of manioc) ¹



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Definition of Maniocs

1. manioc [n] - See also: manioc

Lexicographical Neighbors of Maniocs

manila tamarind
manilas
manilla
manilla paper
manillas
manille
manilles
manimals
maniness
maninose
maninoses
manioc
manioca
maniocas
maniocs (current term)
maniped
manipeds
maniphalanx
maniple
maniples
manipulability
manipulable
manipulably
manipulandum
manipular
manipulars
manipulatable
manipulate
manipulated

Literary usage of Maniocs

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Travels in Brazil by Henry Koster (1817)
"... Comme qui diroit le chef des maniocs. En effet son bois, ... sont plus grandes et plus grosses que les autres maniocs. Mais comme il est beaucoup plus ..."

2. From the Niger to the Nile by Boyd Alexander (1907)
"... and with these they buy maniocs (a kind of potato) from ... they take the maniocs down the river to Bangi and sell them for the flat, triangular pieces ..."

3. Origin of Cultivated Plants by Alphonse de Candolle (1886)
"All potatoes, and probably all maniocs, contain something harmful, which is observed even in ... maniocs were cultivated by the natives of Brazil, Guiana, ..."

4. Proceedings by Royal Geographical Society (Great Britain), Norton Shaw, Francis Galton, William Spottiswoode, Clements Robert Markham, Henry Walter Bates, John Scott Keltie (1887)
"All these villages are surrounded with fields of maize and durra, as well as with maniocs, bananas, and oil-palms ; sheep, goats, and fowls are plentiful. ..."

5. A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquitiesby William George Smith, Charles Anthon by William George Smith, Charles Anthon (1870)
"... beginning with the letters I MS or only DM, that is, Dis maniocs S»c¡i followed by the name of the deceased, wilh t length of his life, dec., ..."

6. The Annual Register (1895)
"Bananas, maniocs, three different kinds of yams, ^weet potatoes, several kinds of beans, maize, water melons, and tobacco, were cultivated in the ..."

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