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  1. vetch(noun)

    any of various climbing plants of the genus Vicia having pinnately compound leaves that terminate in tendrils and small variously colored flowers; includes valuable forage and soil-building plants

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  1. vetch(Noun)

    Any of several leguminous plants, of the genus Vicia, often grown as green manure and for their edible seeds.

  2. Origin: From veche, from vicia.

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  1. Vetch(noun)

    any leguminous plant of the genus Vicia, some species of which are valuable for fodder. The common species is V. sativa

  2. Origin: [Also fitch; OE. ficche, feche, for veche, OF. veche, vecce, vesche, vesce, F. vesce, fr. L. vicia.]


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