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Japan clover

noun
1.
a drought-resistant bush clover, Lespedeza striata, of the legume family, introduced to the southern Atlantic states from Asia, having numerous tiny trifoliate leaves valued for pasturage and hay.
Origin
1865-1870
1865-70, Americanism
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