pisum sativum meaning

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Noun: Pisum sativum
  1. Plant producing peas usually eaten fresh rather than dried
    - garden pea, garden pea plant, common pea

Type of: pea, pea plant

Part of: genus Pisum, Pisum

Encyclopedia: Pisum sativum


[Medicine]
A variable annual leguminous vine (Pisum sativum) that is cultivated for its rounded smooth or wrinkled edible protein-rich seeds,the seed of the pea,and the immature pods with their included seeds. (From Webster's New Collegiate Dictionary,1973)

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  1. Ogre elements have been first described in " Pisum sativum ".
  2. Resistance to pisatin appears to be an important trait for pathogens of " Pisum sativum ".
  3. Pea ( " Pisum sativum " ) is the crop where Aphanomyces causes the greatest economic damage.
  4. Between 1856 and 1863, Mendel cultivated and tested some 29, 000 pea plants ( i . e ., Pisum sativum ).
  5. The larvae are considered an agricultural pest on Arachis hypogaea, Chamaecytisus prolifer, Lupinus nanus, Medicago sativa, Pisum sativum and Glycine species.

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