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legume

noun

1 legume

An erect or climbing bean or pea plant of the family Leguminosae.

synonym: leguminous plant.

Roget 367: vegetable, vegetable kingdom; flora, verdure.    plant; tree, shrub, bush; creeper; herb, herbage; grass.    annual; ... show more



2 legume

The fruit or seed of any of various bean or pea plants consisting of a case that splits along both sides when ripe and having the seeds attach to one side of the case.

Dutch: peul, peulvrucht
Polish: strÄ…k

3 legume

The seedpod of a leguminous plant (such as peas or beans or lentils).


Moby thesaurus: algae, autophyte, bean, boll, bracken, brown algae, burr, capsule, climber, cod, conferva, confervoid, creeper, diatom, fern, follicle, fruits and vegetables, fucus, fungus, grapevine ... show more.

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