Related formsnon·le·gu·mi·nous, adjective
Examples from the Web for leguminous
But we have, further, an even more striking characteristic of leguminous crops to notice.Manures and the principles of manuring|Charles Morton Aikman
The lotus is a leguminous plant—so excellent for the salad—not for the roast.The Spenders|Harry Leon Wilson
It produces in abundance wheat, beans, lentils, and all leguminous foods; palms rear themselves in forests.History Of Ancient Civilization|Charles Seignobos
Now these peculiar nodules are a normal characteristic of the roots of leguminous plants grown in ordinary soil.
The crop rotation for the average cotton farmer should include oats, corn, some cotton, and at least one leguminous crop.How to Prosper in Boll Weevil Territory|G. H. Alford