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Specimens were found in the daytime in stumps, dead cacti, and the hollow branches of the legume, Apoplanesia paniculata.
Peanuts really belong to the legume family, but are quite as good as any kind of nuts.
VITALITY SUPREMEBERNARR MACFADDEN
Pod, specially a legume, 122; also may be applied to any sort of capsule.
It is thought that the red pottage of Esau was made from the red variety of this legume.
SCIENCE IN THE KITCHEN.MRS. E. E. KELLOGG
The Soy bean, most common in China and India, has almost no starch and is richer in oil than any other legume.
THE LAUREL HEALTH COOKERYEVORA BUCKNUM PERKINS
Some farmers in order to get more available nitrogen in the soil plant a crop of some legume.
Legislatures should be slow to class a legume as a weed, especially one that has much power to enrich soils.
Where any legume is extensively grown surrounding soils come to be inoculated through the agency of winds and water.
Legume: a plant belonging to the family of the pea, clover, and bean; that is, having a flower of similar structure.
AGRICULTURE FOR BEGINNERSCHARLES WILLIAM BURKETT
Legume, a simple pod which dehisces in two pieces, like that of the Pea, 122.

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