from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A perennial Old World herb (Lotus corniculata) in the pea family, having golden-yellow flowers and clusters of pods arranged like the claws of a bird.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. the related plant, Trigonella ornithopodioides, is also European.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. European forage plant having claw-shaped pods introduced in America
- n. Old World herb related to fenugreek
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