Legume synonyms

lĕg'yo͝om', lə-gyo͝om'

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Its small, round, smooth or wrinkled seed, used as a vegetable
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an erect or climbing bean or pea plant of the family Leguminosae
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A plant having no permanent woody stem; an herb.
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A plant raised for some edible part of it, such as the leaves, roots, fruit or flowers, but excluding any plant considered to be a fruit, grain, or spice in the culinary sense.
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The ripened ovary of a flowering plant that contains the seeds, sometimes fused with other parts of the plant. Fruits can be dry or fleshy. Berries, nuts, grains, pods, and drupes are fruits. &diamf3; Fruits that consist of ripened ovaries alone, such as the tomato and pea pod, are called true fruits. &diamf3; Fruits that consist of ripened ovaries and other parts such as the receptacle or bracts, as in the apple, are called accessory fruits or false fruits.
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Pod is defined as a dry fruit or seed vessel containing one or more seeds.
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The large edible seed of such a plant.
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