from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Any of several tick trefoils, especially Desmodium tortuosum or D. purpureum, grown for forage or as a cover crop in subtropical and tropical regions.
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- n. A type of plant, Desmodium incanum, native to Central and South America.
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- n. West Indian forage plant cultivated in southern United States as forage and to improve soil
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