Definition of Trigonella
1. Noun. Old World genus of frequently aromatic herbs.
Generic synonyms: Rosid Dicot Genus
Group relationships: Papilionoideae, Subfamily Papilionoideae
Member holonyms: Bird's Foot Trefoil, Trigonella Ornithopodioides, Fenugreek, Greek Clover, Trigonella Foenumgraecum
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Trigonella
Literary usage of Trigonella
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1. Select Extra-tropical Plants Readily Eligible for Industrial Culture Or by Ferdinand von Mueller (1880)
"Trigonella suavissima, Lindley. Interior of Australia, from the Murray River and its tributaries to the vicinity of Shark's Bay. This perennial, fragrant ..."
2. The Microscopy of Vegetable Foods: With Special Reference to the Detection by Andrew Lincoln Winton, Josef Moeller, Kate Grace Barber Winton (1916)
"Seeds of fenugreek (Trigonella Foenum-Graecum L.), remarkable alike for their curious shape, aromatic odor, and anatomical structure, have been employed as ..."