These fellows made cakes of manioc and poisoned them with stramonium.
"Eight Years' Wandering in Ceylon" by Samuel White Baker
Macoume baill y toua chopine farine-manioc.
"Two Years in the French West Indies" by Lafcadio Hearn
The manioc plant shoots out stalks from four to six feet in height, with a number of large leaves at their upper extremities.
"A Woman's Journey Round the World" by Ida Pfeiffer
My wife showed me a large store of potatoes and manioc roots, which she and her children had dug up the evening before.
"The Swiss Family Robinson; or Adventures in a Desert Island" by Johann David Wyss
The mixture thus obtained composes the dough of manioc.
"Lippincott's Magazine of Popular Literature and Science, Vol. 15, No. 90, June, 1875" by Various
His food often consisted of bird-seed, manioc-roots, and meal.
"The Personal Life Of David Livingstone" by William Garden Blaikie
Amongst the cultivated products are mealies and manioc, the sugar-cane and cotton, coffee and tobacco plants.
"Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 2, Part 1, Slice 1" by Various
The principal food of the people is manioc flour (tapioca).
"Up To Date Business" by Various
At the first camping-ground tall maize was growing and manioc plants were cultivated in extensive fields.
"From Pole to Pole" by Sven Anders Hedin
When the father came to the field of manioc he sat down, bent almost in two.
"Brazilian Tales" by Joaquim Maria Machado de Assis