from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Any of several evergreen species of the genus Zamia native to southern Florida, Mexico, and the West Indies, having compound leaves, unisexual cones, and conspicuously thickened underground stems that yield starch resembling arrowroot. Also called Florida arrowroot, Seminole bread.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. Either of two arrowroots, Zamia integrifolia or Zamia floridana, cycadaceous plants of Florida and the West Indies, or the starch (sago) produced from these plants.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A cycadaceous plant of Florida and the West Indies, the Zamia integrifolia, from the stems of which a kind of sago is prepared.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The Zamia integrifolia, or arrowroot-plant of Florida, the only species of the Cycadaceæ native in the United States; also, the arrowroot produced from it.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. small tough woody zamia of Florida and West Indies and Cuba; roots and half-buried stems yield an arrowroot
Florida Creek kuntíi, arrowroot.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)
From Creek. (Wiktionary)