Apios

noun
Api·os | \ˈāpēˌäs\

Definition of Apios 

: a widely distributed genus of trailing or climbing herbs (family Leguminosae) having tuberous roots, compound leaves, small racemose flowers, and linear pods — see groundnut

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History and Etymology for Apios

New Latin, from Greek, pear tree; from the shape of the tubers

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