1. [ noun ] (botany) tropical woody herb with showy yellow flowers and flat pods; much cultivated in the tropics
Synonyms: pigeon-pea_plant catjang_pea red_gram dhal dahl Cajanus_cajan pigeon_pea
Related terms: shrub Cajanus
2. [ noun ] (chemistry,food) small highly nutritious seed of the tropical pigeon-pea plant
Synonyms: dahl pigeon_pea
Related terms: pea pigeon_pea
Similar spelling:   casein_paint