from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A genus of leguminous plants of the tribe Vicieæ, or vetch family, agreeing in the structure of the flowers with Pisum, the true pea, except that its style is not grooved on the back. See Pisum.

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

  • noun genus of climbing herbs of Old World and temperate North and South America: vetchling; wild pea


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