How to Pronounce yam?

Correct pronunciation for the word "yam" is [jˈam], [jˈam], [j_ˈa_m].

"Yam" in context

Yam is a type of starchy vegetable that is a staple in many cultures. It is usually boiled, roasted or steamed and can be used in savoury dishes or sweet desserts. Yam is high in dietary fibre and offers a range of vitamins and minerals such as vitamin C, B vitamins and potassium. It is also naturally low in fat and sodium.

Yams are available in many types, shapes, sizes and colours and are grown worldwide. The most commonly found yams in the United States are white and purple.

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