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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Pea \Pea\, n.; pl. Peas (p[=e]z) or Pease (p[=e]z). [OE.
     pese, fr. AS. pisa, or OF. peis, F. pois; both fr. L. pisum;
     cf. Gr. pi`sos, pi`son. The final s was misunderstood in
     English as a plural ending. Cf. Pease.]
     1. (Bot.) A plant, and its fruit, of the genus Pisum, of
        many varieties, much cultivated for food. It has a
        papilionaceous flower, and the pericarp is a legume,
        popularly called a pod.
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     Note: When a definite number, more than one, is spoken of,
           the plural form peas is used; as, the pod contained
           nine peas; but, in a collective sense, the form pease
           is preferred; as, a bushel of pease; they had pease at
           dinner. This distinction is not always preserved, the
           form peas being used in both senses.
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     2. A name given, especially in the Southern States, to the
        seed of several leguminous plants (species of Dolichos,
        Cicer, Abrus, etc.) esp. those having a scar (hilum)
        of a different color from the rest of the seed.
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     Note: The name pea is given to many leguminous plants more or
           less closely related to the common pea. See the
           Phrases, below.
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     Beach pea (Bot.), a seashore plant, Lathyrus maritimus.
        
  
     Black-eyed pea, a West Indian name for Dolichos
        sph[ae]rospermus and its seed.
  
     Butterfly pea, the American plant Clitoria Mariana,
        having showy blossoms.
  
     Chick pea. See Chick-pea.
  
     Egyptian pea. Same as Chick-pea.
  
     Everlasting pea. See under Everlasting.
  
     Glory pea. See under Glory, n.
  
     Hoary pea, any plant of the genus Tephrosia; goat's rue.
        
  
     Issue pea, Orris pea. (Med.) See under Issue, and
        Orris.
  
     Milk pea. (Bot.) See under Milk.
  
     Pea berry, a kind of a coffee bean or grain which grows
        single, and is round or pea-shaped; often used
        adjectively; as, pea-berry coffee.
  
     Pea bug. (Zool.) Same as Pea weevil.
  
     Pea coal, a size of coal smaller than nut coal.
  
     Pea crab (Zool.), any small crab of the genus
        Pinnotheres, living as a commensal in bivalves; esp.,
        the European species ({Pinnotheres pisum) which lives in
        the common mussel and the cockle.
  
     Pea dove (Zool.), the American ground dove.
  
     Pea-flower+tribe+(Bot.),+a+suborder+({Papilionace[ae]">Pea-flower tribe (Bot.), a suborder ({Papilionace[ae]) of
        leguminous plants having blossoms essentially like that of
        the pea. --G. Bentham.
  
     Pea maggot (Zool.), the larva of a European moth ({Tortrix
        pisi), which is very destructive to peas.
  
     Pea ore (Min.), argillaceous oxide of iron, occurring in
        round grains of a size of a pea; pisolitic ore.
  
     Pea starch, the starch or flour of the common pea, which is
        sometimes used in adulterating wheat flour, pepper, etc.
        
  
     Pea tree (Bot.), the name of several leguminous shrubs of
        the genus Caragana, natives of Siberia and China.
  
     Pea vine. (Bot.)
        (a) Any plant which bears peas.
        (b) A kind of vetch or tare, common in the United States
            ({Lathyrus Americana, and other similar species).
  
     Pea+weevil+(Zool.),+a+small+weevil+({Bruchus+pisi">Pea weevil (Zool.), a small weevil ({Bruchus pisi) which
        destroys peas by eating out the interior.
  
     Pigeon pea. (Bot.) See Pigeon pea.
  
     Sweet pea (Bot.), the annual plant Lathyrus odoratus;
        also, its many-colored, sweet-scented blossoms.
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From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Issue \Is"sue\ ([i^]sh"[-u]), n. [OF. issue, eissue, F. issue,
     fr. OF. issir, eissir, to go out, L. exire; ex out of, from +
     ire to go, akin to Gr. 'ie`nai, Skr. i, Goth. iddja went,
     used as prefect of gaggan to go. Cf. Ambition, Count a
     nobleman, Commence, Errant, Exit, Eyre, Initial,
     Yede went.]
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     1. The act of passing or flowing out; a moving out from any
        inclosed place; egress; as, the issue of water from a
        pipe, of blood from a wound, of air from a bellows, of
        people from a house.
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     2. The act of sending out, or causing to go forth; delivery;
        issuance; as, the issue of an order from a commanding
        officer; the issue of money from a treasury.
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     3. That which passes, flows, or is sent out; the whole
        quantity sent forth or emitted at one time; as, an issue
        of bank notes; the daily issue of a newspaper.
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     4. Progeny; a child or children; offspring. In law,
        sometimes, in a general sense, all persons descended from
        a common ancestor; all lineal descendants.
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              If the king
              Should without issue die.             --Shak.
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     5. Produce of the earth, or profits of land, tenements, or
        other property; as, A conveyed to B all his right for a
        term of years, with all the issues, rents, and profits.
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     6. A discharge of flux, as of blood. --Matt. ix. 20.
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     7. (Med.) An artificial ulcer, usually made in the fleshy
        part of the arm or leg, to produce the secretion and
        discharge of pus for the relief of some affected part.
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     8. The final outcome or result; upshot; conclusion; event;
        hence, contest; test; trial.
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              Come forth to view
              The issue of the exploit.             --Shak.
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              While it is hot, I 'll put it to the issue. --Shak.
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     9. A point in debate or controversy on which the parties take
        affirmative and negative positions; a presentation of
        alternatives between which to choose or decide; a point of
        contention; a matter in controversy.
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     10. (Law) In pleading, a single material point of law or fact
         depending in the suit, which, being affirmed on the one
         side and denied on the other, is presented for
         determination. See General issue, under General, and
         Feigned issue, under Feigned. --Blount. Cowell.
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     At issue, in controversy; disputed; opposing or contesting;
        hence, at variance; disagreeing; inconsistent.
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              As much at issue with the summer day
              As if you brought a candle out of doors. --Mrs.
                                                    Browning.
        
  
     Bank of issue, Collateral issue, etc. See under Bank,
        Collateral, etc.
  
     Issue pea, a pea, or a similar round body, used to maintain
        irritation in a wound, and promote the secretion and
        discharge of pus.
  
     To join issue, or To take issue, to take opposing sides
        in a matter in controversy.
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