soja

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n soja erect bushy hairy annual herb having trifoliate leaves and purple to pink flowers; extensively cultivated for food and forage and soil improvement but especially for its nutritious oil-rich seeds; native to Asia
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • n Soja sō"jȧ or sō"yȧ (Bot) An Asiatic leguminous herb (Glycine max, formerly Glycine Soja) the seeds of which (called soy beans) are used in preparing the sauce called soy. Called also soya.
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Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
    • n soja A former genus of leguminous plants, consisting of a single species, S. hispida. now classed as Glycine Soja. Also written Soya. See soy.
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Usage

In literature:

The plant generally known as Soja hispida is by modern botanists referred to Glycine soja.
"Scientific American Supplement, No. 362, December 9, 1882" by Various
Cowpeas, soja beans, beggarweed, velvet beans, alfalfa and melilotus can all be grown in the pecan area.
"The Pecan and its Culture" by H. Harold Hume
Dat's danger outside 'mong dem noisy sojas.
"The Child Wife" by Mayne Reid
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In news:

Lana Del Rey, Prinzhorn Dance School , Ana Tijoux, SOJA.
SOJA plays a duo, "Everything Changes" and "Strength To Survive," for USA TODAY's StudioA.
Lana Del Rey, Prinzhorn Dance School, Ana Tijoux, SOJA .
New Album Review Of Strength To Survive By SOJA .
While I can't say that I don't like SOJA 's latest effort, Strength to Survive (due for release Jan 31), I can't say that I do either.
Mystic Island Festival And SOJA And Paia Fourth Friday And Freda Payne And Sean Michael Hower.
SOJA Talk About Reggae Roots and Politics.
Back in May, the third annual California Roots Music & Arts Festival brought nearly 20,000 people to the Fairgrounds for a two-day event headlined by Pepper and SOJA.
The Police, the Mighty Mighty Bosstones, Sly & Robbie, Bob Marley, Steel Pulse, Midnite, Rebelution, SOJA, Groundation, Slightly Stoopid, Pepper, 311.
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