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English definition of “legume”


noun [C]     /ˈleɡ.juːm/ specialized
a plant that has its seeds in a pod, such as the bean or peaTypes of plant leguminous     /ˌleɡˈjuː.mɪ.nəs/ adjective leguminous plantsTypes of plant
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