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ground pea

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noun South Atlantic States.
  1. peanut.
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Origin of ground pea

First recorded in 1760–70
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  • Of all these names, "Peanut" is the most generally used, but Ground-pea would be the more descriptive name.

    The Peanut Plant

    B. W. Jones