Lathyrus sativus

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Noun1.Lathyrus sativus - European annual grown for forage; seeds used for food in India and for stock elsewhere
genus Lathyrus, Lathyrus - genus of climbing herbs of Old World and temperate North and South America: vetchling; wild pea
vetchling - any of various small plants of the genus Lathyrus; climb usually by means of tendrils
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Poor people know the effects of eating grasspea but live under such desperate conditions that they have no other option but to eat it," says Adel El-Beltagy, director general for ICARDA.
Apart from two probable grasspea specimens, these winter pulses are entirely absent in the Southern Neolithic.