berseem

noun ber·seem \ (ˌ)bər-ˈsēm \

Definition of berseem

: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 U.S. called also Egyptian clover

Origin and Etymology of berseem

Arabic barsīm, from Coptic bersīm


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