esparcet

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n esparcet Eurasian perennial herb having pale pink flowers and curved pods; naturalized in Britain and North America grasslands on calcareous soils; important forage crop and source of honey in Britain
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Esparcet (Bot) The common sainfoin (Onobrychis sativa), an Old World leguminous forage plant.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n esparcet A kind of sainfom.
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Etymology

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
F. esparcet, esparcette, ├ęparcet, fr. Sp. esparceta, esparcilla,