Definition of Cyamopsis psoraloides
1. Noun. Drought-tolerant herb grown for forage and for its seed which yield a gum used as a thickening agent or sizing material.
Generic synonyms: Legume, Leguminous Plant
Group relationships: Cyamopsis, Genus Cyamopsis
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Cyamopsis Psoraloides
Literary usage of Cyamopsis psoraloides
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1. The Cyclopædia of India and of Eastern and Southern Asia: Commercial by Edward Balfour (1885)
"... the Hindu god of riches. in 1828 and following years, contained mod» information as to Indian fishes. cyamopsis psoraloides. ..."
2. Select Extra-tropical Plants: Readily Eligible for Industrial Culture Or by Ferdinand von Mueller (1891)
"cyamopsis psoraloides, De Candolle. Southern Asia. The " Guar." This annual is mentioned by Dr. Forbes Watson among the plants, which furnish throughout the ..."
3. Catalogue of the Economic Products of the Presidency of Bombay: Being a by George Christopher Molesworth Birdwood (1862)
"... arietinum" from its likeness to "a ram's head," and another, the "columbine" Chick-pea, or " Pea of Venus." cyamopsis psoraloides. DeC. linn. Syst. ..."