Earthpea
Earthpea Earth"pea`, n. (Bot.) A species of pea ({Amphicarp[ae]a monoica}). It is a climbing leguminous plant, with hairy underground pods. [1913 Webster]

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  • earthpea — /errth pee /, n. the peanut. [EARTH + PEA1] * * * …   Universalium

  • earthpea — /errth pee /, n. the peanut. [EARTH + PEA1] …   Useful english dictionary

  • Amphicarpaea monoica — Earthpea Earth pea , n. (Bot.) A species of pea ({Amphicarp[ae]a monoica}). It is a climbing leguminous plant, with hairy underground pods. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • hog peanut — noun vine widely distributed in eastern North America producing racemes of purple to maroon flowers and abundant (usually subterranean) edible one seeded pods resembling peanuts • Syn: ↑wild peanut, ↑Amphicarpaea bracteata, ↑Amphicarpa bracteata… …   Useful english dictionary

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