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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - Genus of tropical herbs and woody vines having trifoliate leaves and showy flowers in axillary clusters.

Usage examples (4)
  • Velvet bean (Stizolobium pruriens orMucuna deeringiana) is the most promising green manure that we have worked with in Central America.
  • A practical treatise on the efficacy of Stizolobium, or Cow« hage, internally administered, in diseases occasioned by worms. 5th édition.
  • Stizolobium siliqua hirsuta, iii.
  • 2) Stizolobium spp. (velvetbean) covers the soil and climbs much like the jackbean. for more
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