Vicia faba

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Related to Fababean: lupin, horsebean, field beans, Faba bean
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Noun1.Vicia faba - Old World upright plant grown especially for its large flat edible seeds but also as fodderVicia faba - Old World upright plant grown especially for its large flat edible seeds but also as fodder
horse bean, broad bean - a bean plant cultivated for use animal fodder
shell bean, shell bean plant - a bean plant grown primarily for its edible seed rather than its pod
genus Vicia, Vicia - widely distributed genus of annual or perennial and often climbing herbs
broad bean, fava bean, horsebean - seed of the broad-bean plant
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Khan DF, Peoples MB, Schwenke GD, Felton WL, Chen D, Herridge DF (2003) Effects of below-ground nitrogen on N balances of field-grown fababean, chickpea and barley.
Effect of root contact on interspecific competition and N transfer between wheat and fababean using direct and indirect 15N techniques.
Pampa, Buenos Aires, Lycopersicum Possible vector of Rio Negro esculentum Hill, "Witches-Broom (Christensen 1942; fababean Vicia faba Disease" of alfalfa Remes Lenicov 1982; L.
In: Proceedings of the second international food legumes research conference on pea, lentil, fababean, chickpea, and grasspea (eds.