grass pea

noun

Definition of grass pea

1 : an Old World pea (Lathyrus sativus) grown in some warm areas chiefly for forage
2 : the white wedge-shaped seed of the grass pea used as food for people in India and for stock elsewhere

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“Grass pea.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/grass%20pea. Accessed 7 Dec. 2021.

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