Alfalfa - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ælˈfælfə|  American pronunciation of the word alfalfa
Brit.  |alˈfalfə|  British pronunciation of the word alfalfa

noun

- important European leguminous forage plant with trifoliate leaves and blue-violet flowers grown widely as a pasture and hay crop (syn: lucerne)
- leguminous plant grown for hay or forage

Examples

Alfalfa and corn are planted in rotation.

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