poor man's pulse


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Noun1.poor man's pulse - twining herb of Old World tropics cultivated in India for food and fodderpoor man's pulse - twining herb of Old World tropics cultivated in India for food and fodder; sometimes placed in genus Dolichos
legume, leguminous plant - an erect or climbing bean or pea plant of the family Leguminosae
genus Macrotyloma, Macrotyloma - annual or perennial vines of Africa and India and Australia; plants often placed in genus Dolichos