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from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. Any shrubby or herbaceous plant of the genus Lespedeza, widely used for forage, soil improvement, and especially hay in the Southern U.S.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A genus of leguminous plants of the tribe Hedysare√¶, distinguished by the generally one-seeded and one-jointed pod and the pinnately trifoliate leaves without stipules. See hoopkoopplant, and Japan clover (under Japan).

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

  • n. shrubby or herbaceous plants widely used for forage, soil improvement, and especially hay in southern United States

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