horse gram

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Noun1.horse gram - twining herb of Old World tropics cultivated in India for food and fodderhorse gram - 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
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Lead induced changes in antioxidant metabolism of horsegram and bengalgram.
While studying the effect of mutagens on quantitative characters of M2 and M3 generations of horsegram (Macrotyloma uniflorum) Bolbhat and Dhumal [21] reported that combination of gamma irradiation and ethyl-methane sulphurnate (EMS) increased 1000 seed weight.
Dhumal, "Induced macromutations in horsegram [Macrotyloma uniflorum (Lam.) Verdc]," Legume Research, vol.
The legumes are European common beans, peas, chickpeas (garbanzo beans) faba (fava, broad) beans, cowpeas, lentils, pigionpeas, peanuts, the Asian vigna, grass peas, and horsegram. The information varies from species to species, but might include origin, distribution, diversity, and taxonomy; genomic affinities and speciation; erosion of genetic diversity from the traditional areas; status of germplasm resources conservation; germplasm maintenance and evaluation; the use of germplasm in crop improvement; limitations on germplasm use; germplasm enhancement through wide crosses; genomic resources; and new sources of genetic diversity.
The outlines and lines of his animal paintings are done in black--made from a mixture of iron dust, jaggery, betel leaf, mahua flower and horsegram powder that has first to ferment for 25-30 days.
In vitro plant regeneration via somatic embryogenesis through cell suspension cultures of horsegram [Macrotyloma uniflorum (lam.) verdc.].
Identification of stress-induced genes from the drought tolerant semi-arid legume crop horsegram (Macrotyloma uniflorum) through analysis of subtracted expressed sequence tags.
Among underutilized legumes, horsegram (Macrotyloma uniflorum), family Fabaceae is one of the minor or lesser known neglected legume mainly cultivated in Asian and African countries as a dual purpose crop.