genus Arachis


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Noun1.genus Arachis - a genus of plants with pods that ripen underground (see peanut)genus Arachis - a genus of plants with pods that ripen underground (see peanut)
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
Arachis hypogaea, peanut vine, peanut - widely cultivated American plant cultivated in tropical and warm regions; showy yellow flowers on stalks that bend over to the soil so that seed pods ripen underground
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To our knowledge, the allelopathic potential has already been studied only in two species of genus Arachis. The inhibitory activity of seed extracts in the germination of millet and the effect of root and leaf extracts of A.
and other members of the genus Arachis. Oleagineux 22:455-459.