an erect or climbing bean or pea plant of the family Leguminosae
Its small, round, smooth or wrinkled seed, used as a vegetable
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.
The large edible seed of such a plant.
A plant having no permanent woody stem; an herb.
Pod is defined as a dry fruit or seed vessel containing one or more seeds.
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