genus Melilotus


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Noun1.genus Melilotus - Old World herbs: the sweet clovers
rosid dicot genus - a genus of dicotyledonous plants
Fabaceae, family Fabaceae, family Leguminosae, legume family, Leguminosae, pea family - a large family of trees, shrubs, vines, and herbs bearing bean pods; divided for convenience into the subfamilies Caesalpiniaceae; Mimosaceae; Papilionaceae
melilot, melilotus, sweet clover - erect annual or biennial plant grown extensively especially for hay and soil improvement
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Diversity in the genus Melilotus for tolerance to salinity and waterlogging.