Medical Dictionary

Canavalia

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noun Can·a·va·lia \ˌkan-ə-ˈvā-lē-ə, -ˈvāl-yə\

Medical Definition of Canavalia

  1. :  a small genus of tropical twining herbs of the family Leguminosae that have long tough pods with large seeds and include the jack bean


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