Definition of Alyce clover
: a low spreading legume (Alysicarpus vaginalis) native to tropical Asia that is planted in the southern U.S. as a cover crop and for hay and forage
Origin and Etymology of alyce clover
probably by folk etymology from New Latin Alysicarpus, genus name, from Greek halysis chain + karpos fruit
First Known Use: 1941See Words from the same year
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