noun he·dys·a·rum \hēˈdisərəm\

Definition of hedysarum

  1. 1 capitalized :  a genus of herbs (family Leguminosae) of the north temperate zone and northern Africa with racemose flowers and flat pods that separate into nearly orbicular joints

  2. 2 plural -s :  any plant of the genus Hedysarum

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Origin and Etymology of hedysarum

New Latin, from Greek hēdysaron goutweed, from hēdy- hedy- + saron broom

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to cast off or become cast off

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