1. [ noun ] (botany) tropical woody herb with showy yellow flowers and flat pods; much cultivated in the tropics
Synonyms: pigeon-pea_plant cajan_pea catjang_pea red_gram dhal Cajanus_cajan pigeon_pea
Related terms: shrub Cajanus cajan_pea
2. [ noun ] Last name, frequency rank in the U.S. is 1570
3. [ noun ] (chemistry,food) small highly nutritious seed of the tropical pigeon-pea plant
Synonyms: pigeon_pea cajan_pea
Related terms: pea pigeon_pea
Similar spelling:   Dahle