red gram

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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: gram - tropical woody herb with showy yellow flowers and flat pods; much cultivated in the tropics
cajan pea, dahl, pigeon pea - small highly nutritious seed of the tropical pigeon-pea plant
Cajanus, genus Cajanus - erect densely branched shrubby perennials of Old World tropics; naturalized in other warm regions
bush, shrub - a low woody perennial plant usually having several major stems
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This component will work with those small and marginal producers who have built up productive assets, have previously participated in productivity improvement, and have the potential to exploit growth opportunities for high value commodities such as red gram, milk, poultry, small ruminants, fisheries, turmeric, cashew, and coffee.
Red gram (pigeon pea, Cajanus cajan) is a major pulse crop grown in Telangana region of Andhra Pradesh state in India.
75 lakh hectares of standing crops, mostly paddy, besides commercial crops such as cotton, chillies and red gram, have been lost in 483 blocks of 14 districts.
The sambar contains tamarind, red gram dal plus seasonings and spices; and the chutney's main ingredients are fried gram, coriander leaves, coconut, chilies, ginger, salt mustard, bengal gram dal and curry.