Cicer arietinum
Chick-pea Chick"-pea` (-p[=e]`), n. [See {Chich}.] 1. (Bot.) A Small leguminous plant ({Cicer arietinum}) of Asia, Africa, and the south of Europe; the chich; the dwarf pea; the gram. [1913 Webster]

2. Its nutritious seed, used in cookery, and especially, when roasted (parched pulse), as food for travelers in the Eastern deserts. [1913 Webster]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English. 2000.

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  • Cicer arietinum — L. Chick pea (E); Garbanzo (S) . The seeds are used in soups and as a vegetable, made into flour, roasted as a coffee substitute, and used to treat bronchial catarrh. Roasted roots are also a coffee substitute. The seeds are antibilious. The… …   EthnoBotanical Dictionary

  • Cicer arietinum — noun Asiatic herb cultivated for its short pods with one or two edible seeds • Syn: ↑chickpea, ↑chickpea plant, ↑Egyptian pea • Hypernyms: ↑legume, ↑leguminous plant • Part Meronyms: ↑chic …   Useful english dictionary

  • CICER ARIETINUM L. - НУТ КУЛЬТУРНЫЙ, БАРАНИЙ ГОРОХ — см. 467. Однолетнее растение. С. arietinum L. Нут культурный, Бараний горох Sp. pl. (1753) 733. Культ. фл. 4 (1937) 25 71. Жуковский (1950) 271, рис.; (1964) 349. Бахтеев (1960) 156, рис. S y n. С. grossum Salisb.; С. sativum Schkuhr; С. physodes …   Справочник растений

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