Apios tuberosa


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Noun1.Apios tuberosa - a North American vine with fragrant blossoms and edible tubersApios tuberosa - a North American vine with fragrant blossoms and edible tubers; important food crop of Native Americans
groundnut, wild bean, potato bean - nutlike tuber; important food of Native Americans
Apios, genus Apios - twining perennial North American plants
vine - a plant with a weak stem that derives support from climbing, twining, or creeping along a surface
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Moreover, the occurrence of genistein in Apios tuberosa leaves inoculated with Helminthosporium carbonum Nelson has already been documented (Ingham and Mulheirn, 1982).
Isoflavonoid phytoalexins from fungus-inoculated leaves of Apios tuberosa.