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 for soy
From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  soy
      n 1: a source of oil; used for forage and soil improvement and
           as food [syn: soy, soybean, soya bean]
      2: erect bushy hairy annual herb having trifoliate leaves and
         purple to pink flowers; extensively cultivated for food and
         forage and soil improvement but especially for its nutritious
         oil-rich seeds; native to Asia [syn: soy, soya,
         soybean, soya bean, soybean plant, soja, soja bean,
         Glycine max]
      3: thin sauce made of fermented soy beans [syn: soy sauce,
         soy]
      4: the most highly proteinaceous vegetable known; the fruit of
         the soybean plant is used in a variety of foods and as fodder
         (especially as a replacement for animal protein) [syn: soy,
         soybean, soya, soya bean]

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