noun chick·ling \ˈchikliŋ\
variants: or

chickling vetch

Definition of chickling



  1. :  the grass pea (Lathyrus sativus) of Europe cultivated for seeds and forage

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Origin and Etymology of chickling

by folk etymology (probably influence of 1chick) from earlier chichling, from chich + -ling

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feeling or affected by lethargy

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