common vetch

common vetch
noun
: a somewhat twining annual herb (Vicia sativa) that was introduced from Europe, that is grown especially as a forage, silage, and green manure crop, and that often escapes to waste places and roadsides

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  • common vetch — sėjamasis vikis statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Pupinių šeimos pašarinis kultūrinis augalas (Vicia sativa). atitikmenys: lot. Vicia sativa angl. common vetch; tare vok. Ackerwicke; Saatwicke pranc. vesce commune; vesce fourragère isp.… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • common vetch — sėjamasis vikis statusas T sritis augalininkystė apibrėžtis Pašarinis pupinių (Fabaceae), seniau ankštinių (Leguminosae), šeimos augalas. Lietuvoje auginami vasariniai vikiai. Grūduose yra 30–34 % žaliųjų proteinų ir 1,2–2,4 % riebalų. Grūdai dėl …   Žemės ūkio augalų selekcijos ir sėklininkystės terminų žodynas

  • vetch — /vɛtʃ / (say vech) noun 1. any of various leguminous plants, mostly climbing herbs, of the genus Vicia, as V. sativa, the common vetch, cultivated for forage and soil improvement. 2. any of various allied plants, as Lathyrus sativus, of Europe,… …  

  • Vetch — Vetch, n. [Also fitch; OE. ficche, feche, for veche, OF. veche, vecce, vesche, vesce, F. vesce, fr. L. vicia.] (Bot.) Any leguminous plant of the genus {Vicia}, some species of which are valuable for fodder. The common species is {Vicia sativa}.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • vetch|ling — «VEHCH lihng», noun. any one of a group of vetchlike herbs of the pea family, especially a common meadow weed …   Useful english dictionary

  • common kidney-vetch — paprastasis perluotis statusas T sritis augalininkystė apibrėžtis Žolinis pupinių (Fabaceae), seniau ankštinių (Leguminosae), šeimos augalas, kurį žmonės vadino geltonuoju dobilu. Žiedai susitelkę apvaliose galvutėse. Vaisius – vienasėklė… …   Žemės ūkio augalų selekcijos ir sėklininkystės terminų žodynas

  • milk vetch — noun any of various plants of the genus Astragalus • Syn: ↑milk vetch • Hypernyms: ↑woody plant, ↑ligneous plant • Hyponyms: ↑wild licorice, ↑wild liquorice, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Grass vetch — Grass Grass, n. [OE. gras, gres, gers, AS, gr[ae]s, g[ae]rs; akin to OFries. gres, gers, OS., D., G., Icel., & Goth. gras, Dan. gr[ae]s, Sw. gr[aum]s, and prob. to E. green, grow. Cf. {Graze}.] 1. Popularly: Herbage; the plants which constitute… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • tufted vetch — noun common perennial climber of temperate regions of Eurasia and North America having dense elongate clusters of flowers • Syn: ↑bird vetch, ↑Calnada pea, ↑Vicia cracca • Hypernyms: ↑vetch * * * noun : a common perennial vetch (Vici …   Useful english dictionary

  • kidney vetch — noun perennial Eurasian herb having heads of red or yellow flowers and common in meadows and pastures; formerly used medicinally for kidney disorders • Syn: ↑Anthyllis vulneraria • Hypernyms: ↑herb, ↑herbaceous plant • Member Holonyms: ↑Anthyllis …   Useful english dictionary

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