guar

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noun \ ˈgwär \

Definition of guar

:a drought-tolerant legume (Cyamopsis tetragonoloba) cultivated in warm regions as a vegetable, for forage, and for its seeds which produce guar gum

Origin and Etymology of guar

Hindi gvār & Urdu guār


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