1. a vine; a creeper
  1. a kudzu [Japanese arrowroot] (vine)
  1. 葛餡あんa kudzu (starch) sauce
  1. 葛粉kudzu [arrowroot] starch
  1. 葛饅頭まんじゅう(a ball of) bean jam covered with a kudzu starch glaze
  1. 葛餅a kudzu starch cake
  1. 葛湯(kudzu) starch gruel