Medicago

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Noun1.Medicago - a genus of herbs that resemble cloverMedicago - a genus of herbs that resemble clover
rosid dicot genus - a genus of dicotyledonous plants
Papilionoideae, subfamily Papilionoideae - alternative name used in some classification systems for the family Papilionaceae
medic, medick, trefoil - any of several Old World herbs of the genus Medicago having small flowers and trifoliate compound leaves
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Common species include red clover, white Dutch clover, and that much-hated weed, bur clover. Clover leaves contain 20 to 28 percent protein on a dry-weight basis.
In terms of separate crops, the gravest damage of some 650,000 euros was inflicted to cabbage fields, tomato 406,000 euros, cucumber 178,000 euros, bur clover 97,000 euros, wheat 81,000 euros, pepper 49,000 euros and potato and lettuce 16.200 euros.
tangerina), (2) corn (Zea mays L.), (3) bermuda grass (Cynodon dactylon (L.) Pers.), (4) rescuegrass (Bromus unioloides HBK), (5) bur clover (Medicago polymorpha L.), (6) cowpea (Vigna unguiculata L.), and (7) a mixture of mint + oat (Mentha Piperita + Avena sativa L.).