horse gram

Definition

Food

  • The reddish brown, white, black or mottled seed of a legume, Dolichos biflorus, from India, which is rather wrinkled in appearance, similar to a chick pea, and rarely split. Eaten if there is nothing else but usually the whole plant is used as green manure or animal fodder.
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