a fernlike climbing vine, Asparagus setaceus, of southern Africa, having very small, whitish flowers and pea-sized, purplish-black berries.
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- asparaginic acid,
- asparagus bean,
- asparagus beetle,
- aspartate aminotransferase,
- aspartic acid
Also called fern asparagus.
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