soja

noun
\ ˈsȯi(y)ə, ˈsōjə, ˈsōyə, ˈsȯyə, dialectal ˈsōjē or -ōji or -ōdə or -ōdē or -ōdi or -ōə \
variants: or less commonly soja bean \ "-​ \ or soia \ " \
plural -s

Definition of soja

 (Entry 1 of 2)

Soja

\ like 1soja \

Definition of Soja (Entry 2 of 2)

taxonomic synonym of apios

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History and Etymology for soja

Noun

Dutch soja

New Latin, from Dutch, soybean

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“Soja.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/soja. Accessed 29 Nov. 2021.

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