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  • n. Any of the genus Vigna of fabaceous plants, including a number of cultivated legumes.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A genus of leguminous plants, of the tribe Phaseoleæ and subtribe Euphaseoleæ.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. genus of vines or erect herbs having trifoliate leaves and yellowish or purplish flowers; of warm or tropical regions; most species often placed in genus Phaseolus

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From the genus name. (Wiktionary)

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