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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In Guam and the Philippine Islands, Agati grandiflora, a small tree of the bean family, of East Indian origin, having pinnate leaves, large papilionaceous flowers, and long, slender, sickle-shaped pods.


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  • (Calliandra calothyrsus), madre de cacao (Gliricidia septum), rensoni (Desmodium rensonii), sesbania (Sesbania rostrata) and katurai (Sesbania grandiflora).

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