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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Relating to or consisting of the fruit or seed of plants of a certain family

Usage examples (27)
  • Also, some trees, known as leguminous trees, improve the soil by fixing nitrogen from the air, making it available to livestock.
  • Relation of the free nitrogen to leguminous plants 42-44
  • Hence leguminous plants are essential in all rotation of crops.
  • The turnip and some of the leguminous plants also contain it abundantly. for more
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