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 for Fenugreek
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Fenugreek \Fen"u*greek\ (? or ?), n. [L. faenum Graecum, lit.,
     Greek hay: cf. F. fenugrec. Cf. Fennel.] (Bot.)
     A plant ({trigonella F[oe]num Gr[ae]cum) cultivated for its
     strong-smelling seeds, which are "now only used for giving
     false importance to horse medicine and damaged hay." --J.
     Smith (Pop. Names of Plants, 1881).
     [1913 Webster]

From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

      n 1: annual herb or southern Europe and eastern Asia having off-
           white flowers and aromatic seeds used medicinally and in
           curry [syn: fenugreek, Greek clover, Trigonella
      2: aromatic seeds used as seasoning especially in curry [syn:
         fenugreek, fenugreek seed]

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