[adj] - relating to or consisting of legumes
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Le·gu'mi·nous (-mĭ*nŭs) adjective [ Confer French légumineux .] 1. Pertaining to pulse; consisting of pulse. 2. (Botany) Belonging to, or resembling, a very large natural order of plants ( Leguminosæ...
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1. Pertaining to pulse; consisting of pulse. ... 2. <botany> Belonging to, or resembling, a very large natural order of plants (Leguminosae), which bear legumes, including peas, beans, clover, locust trees, acacias, and mimosas. ... Origin: Cf. F. Legumineux. ... Source: Websters Dictionary .....
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adjective relating to or consisting of legumes
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• (a.) Pertaining to pulse; consisting of pulse. • (a.) Belonging to, or resembling, a very large natural order of plants (Leguminosae), which bear legumes, including peas, beans, clover, locust trees, acacias, and mimosas.
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leguminous 1. Relating to or consisting of legumes. 2. Belonging to or typical of the family of plants that has pods as fruits and roots that bear nodules containing nitrogen-fixing bacteria. Related 'word, words' units: etym-; lexico-; locu-; logo-; onomato-; -onym; verbo-.
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1) Herb 2) Herbaceous plant 3) Relating to or consisting of legumes
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Belonging to the Fabaceae or pea family.
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Concerning the Leguminosae family, most of which have pea-shaped flowers and bear seeds in pods, e.g. sweet pea and broad bean.
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