alsike clover
noun Etymology: Alsike, Sweden Date: 1852 a European perennial clover (Trifolium hybridum) much used as a forage plant

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  • alsike clover — rausvasis dobilas statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Pupinių šeimos medingas, pašarinis augalas (Trifolium hybridum), paplitęs Europoje, šiaurės Afrikoje ir pietvakarių Azijoje. atitikmenys: lot. Trifolium hybridum angl. alsike clover; hybrid… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • Alsike clover — rausvasis dobilas statusas T sritis augalininkystė apibrėžtis Dobilų rūšis, auginama rūgštesnėse ir drėgnesnėse dirvose, kuriose raudonieji dobilai blogiau auga. Sudygę auga lėtai. Gerai pakenčia antsėlį. Tinka auginti mišiniuose su varpinėmis… …   Žemės ūkio augalų selekcijos ir sėklininkystės terminų žodynas

  • alsike clover — noun also alsike ˈalˌsak, īk also ˈȯˌsïk ( s) Etymology: from Alsike, Sweden, its locality : a European perennial clover (Trifolium hybridum) much used as a forage plant and characterized by pinkish flowers that early become deflexed in the head …   Useful english dictionary

  • alsike clover — /al suyk, sik, awl / a European clover, Trifolium hybridum, having pink flowers, grown in the U.S. for forage. Also called alsike. [1850 55; after Alsike, near Uppsala, Sweden] * * * …   Universalium

  • alsike clover — al′sike clo′ver [[t]ˈæl saɪk, sɪk, ˈɔl [/t]] n. pln a European clover, Trifolium hybridum, having pink flowers: grown widely for forage. Also called al′sike • Etymology: 1850–55; after Alsike, near Uppsala, Sweden …   From formal English to slang

  • alsike clover — /ælsaɪk ˈkloʊvə/ (say alsuyk klohvuh), / sɪk/ (say sik), /ɔl / (say awl ) noun a European clover, Trifolium hybridum, with whitish or pink flowers; can, particularly when wet, cause gastrointestinal distress and photosensitisation to pasturing… …   Australian English dictionary

  • Clover — Alsike redirects here. For the Swedish locality, see Alsike, Sweden. For the Canadian locality, see Alsike, Alberta. For other uses, see Clover (disambiguation). Clover Trifolium repens (White Clover) …   Wikipedia

  • alsike — [al′sik΄, al′sīk΄] n. 〚after Alsike, town in Sweden〛 a European clover (Trifolium hybridum) with white or pinkish flowers, grown for fodder: also alsike clover * * * …   Universalium

  • alsike — [al′sik΄, al′sīk΄] n. [after Alsike, town in Sweden] a European clover (Trifolium hybridum) with white or pinkish flowers, grown for fodder: also alsike clover …   English World dictionary

  • clover — clovered, adj. clovery, adj. /kloh veuhr/, n., pl. clovers, (esp. collectively) clover. 1. any of various plants of the genus Trifolium, of the legume family, having trifoliolate leaves and dense flower heads, many species of which, as T.… …   Universalium

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