from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A perennial plant (Astragalus crassicarpus) of the central and western United States, having compound leaves, purple or white flowers, and green, plumlike, edible fruit.
- n. The fruit of this plant.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. a leguminous plant (Astragalus caryocarpus) occurring from the Saskatchewan to Texas, and having a succulent plum-shaped pod.
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