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{n: Dolichos, genus Dolichos} genus of chiefly tropical vines often placed in genera Dipogon or Lablab or Macrotyloma



{n: Lablab, genus Lablab} one species: hyacinth bean

{n: hyacinth bean, bonavist, Indian bean, Egyptian bean, Lablab purpureus, Dolichos lablab} perennial twining vine of Old World tropics having trifoliate leaves and racemes of fragrant purple pea-like flowers followed by maroon pods of edible seeds; grown as an ornamental and as a vegetable on the Indian subcontinent; sometimes placed in genus Dolichos


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