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berseem

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noun ber·seem \(ˌ)bər-ˈsēm\

Definition of berseem

  1. :  a succulent annual clover (Trifolium alexandrinum) cultivated as a forage plant and green-manure crop especially in the alkaline soils of the Nile valley and in the southwestern United States —called also Egyptian clover




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