horseshoe vetch

noun

Definition of horseshoe vetch

: a European herb (Hippocrepis comosa) of the family Leguminosae with yellow umbellate flowers succeeded by flattened pods that separate into horseshoe-shaped joints

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“Horseshoe vetch.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/horseshoe%20vetch. Accessed 18 Sep. 2021.

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