nSesban(Bot) A leguminous shrub (Sesbania aculeata) which furnishes a fiber used for making ropes.☞ The name is applied also to the similar plant, Sesbania Ægyptiaca, and other species of the same genus.
Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
nSesbanses′ban a shrub of the bean family, with yellow flowers, native to Egypt
Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
F., fr. Ar. saisabān, seisebān, a kind of tree, fr. Per. sīsabān, seed of cinquefoil