pealike

adjective
pea·​like | \ ˈpē-ˌlīk How to pronounce pealike (audio) \

Definition of pealike

1 : resembling a pea especially in size, firmness, and shape
2 of a flower : being showy and papilionaceous

First Known Use of pealike

1704, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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“Pealike.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/pealike. Accessed 21 Oct. 2020.

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