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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Any of various climbing plants of the genus Vicia having pinnately compound leaves that terminate in tendrils and small variously colored flowers.

Usage examples (30)
  • Here we found a small quantity of the little pea-vetch, which is such excellent food for the camels.
  • The pulses are represented by pea and bitter vetch.
  • New clover and vetch shoots must be ready, and bulbs.
  • The fruit and flower resemble those of the wood vetch. for more
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