• Definition for "clianthus"
    • A genus of leguminous plants, of two types,…
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clianthus definition

  • noun:
    • A genus of leguminous plants, of two types, present Australasia and brand new Zealand, and cultivated as hothouse-and garden-plants, typically beneath the name of glory-pea.
    • any one of various bushes or vines for the genus Clianthus having mixture leaves and pea-like red blossoms in drooping racemes
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