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Noun1.melilotus - erect annual or biennial plant grown extensively especially for hay and soil improvementmelilotus - erect annual or biennial plant grown extensively especially for hay and soil improvement
genus Melilotus - Old World herbs: the sweet clovers
Melilotus alba, white melilot, white sweet clover - biennial plant; valuable honey plant
Melilotus officinalis, yellow sweet clover - biennial yellow-flowered Eurasian plant having aromatic leaves used as carminative or flavoring agent; widely cultivated especially as green manure or cover crop
ligneous plant, woody plant - a plant having hard lignified tissues or woody parts especially stems
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Influence of plant maturity and plant part on nitrate content of the sweetclover weevil-resistant species Melilotus infesta.
incana (Ledeb.) Melilotus officinalis (L.) Desr Chamb Cardaria draba (L.) Desv.
Transcriptomic profiling of Melilotus albus near-isogenic lines contrasting forcoumarin content.
Background: Possible mechanisms of Alzheimer Disease (AD) such as inflammation and oxidative stresses in the brain led us to investigate potential AD therapeutics of Melilotus officinalis, an herbal extract, with possible role as an anti-inflammatory and anti-oxidant agent.
Diken otu, Mayasil dikeni (ISTE 109743) Hymenocarpos circinnatus (L.) Tandir otu Savi (ISTE 109744) Melilotus indica (L.) All.
Mechanisms of combined effects of salt and alkaline stresses on seed germination and seedlings of melilotus officinalis (fabaceae) in northeast of china.
Trigonella contributed two (2) species and two (2) subspecies while Melilotus had three (3) species.