genus Trigonella


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Noun1.genus Trigonella - Old World genus of frequently aromatic herbsgenus Trigonella - Old World genus of frequently aromatic herbs
rosid dicot genus - a genus of dicotyledonous plants
Papilionoideae, subfamily Papilionoideae - alternative name used in some classification systems for the family Papilionaceae
bird's foot trefoil, Trigonella ornithopodioides - Old World herb related to fenugreek
fenugreek, Greek clover, Trigonella foenumgraecum - annual herb or southern Europe and eastern Asia having off-white flowers and aromatic seeds used medicinally and in curry
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Genus Trifolium had the highest percentage of species and varieties contributing 75% followed by Medicago 25% while the highest percentage (66.67%) of subspecies was contributed by the genus Trigonella followed by Sophora contributing 33.33%.
Fenugreek, the genus Trigonella, the 11th volume in the series Industrial Profiles of Medicinal and Aromatic Plants, is authored by seven Greeks, with one of the eleven chapters co-authored by a visiting Yemeni professor and his host at King's College London, in the U.K.