Congo pea
Angola pea An*go"la pea` (Bot.) A tropical plant ({Cajanus indicus}) and its edible seed, a kind of pulse; -- so called from Angola in Western Africa. Called also {pigeon pea} and {Congo pea}. [1913 Webster]

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  • Angola pea — An*go la pea (Bot.) A tropical plant ({Cajanus indicus}) and its edible seed, a kind of pulse; so called from Angola in Western Africa. Called also {pigeon pea} and {Congo pea}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • pigeon pea — Angola pea An*go la pea (Bot.) A tropical plant ({Cajanus indicus}) and its edible seed, a kind of pulse; so called from Angola in Western Africa. Called also {pigeon pea} and {Congo pea}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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