genus Astragalus


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Noun1.genus Astragalus - large genus of annual or perennial herbs or shrubs of north temperate regionsgenus Astragalus - large genus of annual or perennial herbs or shrubs of north temperate regions; largest genus in the family Leguminosae
rosid dicot genus - a genus of dicotyledonous plants
Papilionoideae, subfamily Papilionoideae - alternative name used in some classification systems for the family Papilionaceae
milk vetch, milk-vetch - any of various plants of the genus Astragalus
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Seed morphology and its systematic implications for genus Astragalus L.
At the same time the genus Astragalus contains annual or perennial species.
A number of plants, including those of the genus Astragalus, have been shown to possess hepatoprotective properties by improving antioxidant status.