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Definitions of legume in various dictionaries:
noun - an erect or climbing bean or pea plant of the family Leguminosae
noun - the fruit or seed of any of various bean or pea plants consisting of a case that splits along both sides when ripe and having the seeds attach to one side of the case
noun - the seedpod of a leguminous plant (such as peas or beans or lentils)
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|Possible Crossword Clues|
|Mesquite or mimosa, e.g.|
|Soybean or sweet pea|
|Pea or bean|
|Soybean or pea, e.g.|
|Pea or peanut|
|Peanut, for one|
|Lentil or bean|
|Possible Jeopardy Clues|
|Fenugreek, whose seeds are roasted & ground to make spice, is this type of plant, like peas & beans|
|Botanically, a peanut isn't a nut but one of these, like a soybean|
|The soybean is a member of this plant family|
|Possible Dictionary Clues|
|a leguminous plant, especially one grown as a crop.|
|a plant that has its seeds in a pod, such as the bean or pea|
|A pod, such as that of a pea or bean, that splits into two valves with the seeds attached to one edge of the valves.|
|Such a pod or seed used as food.|
|A plant of the pea family.|
|the seedpod of a leguminous plant (such as peas or beans or lentils)|
|an erect or climbing bean or pea plant of the family Leguminosae|
|the fruit or seed of any of various bean or pea plants consisting of a two-valved case that splits along both sides when ripe and having the seeds attached to one edge of the valves|
A legume () is a plant in the family Fabaceae (or Leguminosae), or the fruit or seed of such a plant. Legumes are grown agriculturally, primarily for human consumption of their grain seed (called pulse), for livestock forage and silage, and as soil-enhancing green manure. Well-known legumes include alfalfa, clover, peas, beans, chickpeas, lentils, lupin bean, mesquite, carob, soybeans, peanuts and tamarind. Fabaceae is the most common family found in tropical rainforests and in dry forests in the Americas and Africa.A legume fruit is a simple dry fruit that develops from a simple carpel and usually dehisces (opens along a seam) on two sides. A common name for this type of fruit is a pod, although the term "pod" is also applied to a number of other fruit types, such as that of vanilla (a capsule) and of the radish (a silique).|
* Legumes are notable in that most of them have symbiotic nitrogen-fixing bacteria in structures called root nodules. For that reason, they play a key role in cro