from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A genus of plants, of the natural order Leguminosæ and suborder Papilionaceæ, and type of the tribe Hedysareæ, having many-jointed pods, the segments separating at maturity, and the vexillary stamen free.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun A genus of herbs of Northern temperate regions.

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

  • noun genus of herbs of north temperate regions


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