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Yam (vegetable)

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Yam is the common name for some plant species in the genus Dioscorea (family Dioscoreaceae) that form edible tubers. These are perennial herbaceous vines ...

What Is The Difference Between A Sweet Potato And A Yam? | North ...

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When it comes to the yam, a bit of confusion. The truth is what you've been calling a yam is most likely a sweet potato. Even more, it's possible that you've never ...

What's the Difference Between Yams and Sweet Potatoes? — Word ...

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Oct 6, 2014 ... Do you know the difference between a yam and a sweet potato? Most grocery stores offer two similar-looking tubers — some labeled as yams, ...

What's The Difference Between Sweet Potatoes and Yams ...

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Nov 25, 2013 ... Before you reach for the candied yams this Thanksgiving, there's something you need to know. They're not actually yams! All this time, many ...

What is the difference between sweet potatoes and yams? Everyday ...

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Although yams and sweet potatoes are both angiosperms (flowering plants), they are not related botanically. Yams are a monocot (a plant having one embryonic ...

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Nov 23, 2015 ... Why Americans have been confused about this for hundreds of years Subscribe to our channel! http://goo.gl/0bsAjO The reason "yams" and ...

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Nov 5, 2015 ... So let's get things straight: A sweet potato is not a yam. A yam is not a sweet potato. And by the way, a sweet potato isn't even a potato—nor is a ...

YAM - Yet Another Mailer

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Official support site for the Amiga e-mail client YAM, by Marcel Beck.

yam - Wiktionary

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yam (plural yams) ... Careful use distinguishes yams (genus Dioscorea) from sweet potatoes .... yam m (plural yams or yammen, diminutive yammetje n ). yam  ...

Sweet Potatoes and Yams: What's the Difference? - Home Cooking

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Many people use the names "sweet potato" and "yam" interchangeably in conversation and in cooking. But they are really two different vegetables. Here's how to ...

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Recipes: Yam
Creamy or firm when cooked, yams have an earthy, hardy taste and usually a minimal amount of sweetness.
Yams
Americans use the word "yam" to refer to a sweet, moist, orange-fleshed variety of sweet potato.   To everyone else in the world, a yam is what Americans call a tropical yam, a firm tuber with white flesh... More »