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legume

noun [C] uk   /ˈleɡ.juːm/ specialized us  
a plant that has its seeds in a pod, such as the bean or pea
leguminous
adjective uk   /ˌleɡˈjuː.mɪ.nəs/ us  
leguminous plants
Translations of “legume”
in Chinese (Traditional) 莢豆…
in Chinese (Simplified) 荚豆…
(Definition of legume from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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