HyperDic: vetch

English > 1 sense of the word vetch:
NOUNplantvetchany of various climbing plants of the genus Vicia having pinnately compound leaves that terminate in tendrils and small variously colored flowers
English > vetch: 1 sense > noun 1, plant
MeaningAny 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.
Member ofVicia, genus Viciawidely distributed genus of annual or perennial and often climbing herbs
Narrowerbitter betch, Vicia orobusEuropean perennial toxic vetch
bush vetch, Vicia sepiumEuropean purple-flowered with slender stems
spring vetch, Vicia sativaherbaceous climbing plant valuable as fodder and for soil-building
tareAny of several weedy vetches grown for forage
tufted vetch, bird vetch, Calnada pea, Vicia craccaCommon perennial climber of temperate regions / regions of Eurasia and North America having dense elongate clusters of flowers
Broaderlegume, leguminous plantAn erect or climbing bean or pea plant of the family Leguminosae
Spanisharveja, veza
Catalanveça

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