[leg-hee-muh-gloh-bin, -hem-uh-] /lɛgˈhi məˌgloʊ bɪn, -ˈhɛm ə-/
a hemoglobinlike red pigment in the root nodules of leguminous plants, as soybean, that is essential for nitrogen fixation.
[leg-hahr-nis] /ˈlɛgˌhɑr nɪs/ noun 1. armor for the , sometimes including that for the foot.
noun, Cricket. 1. a hit made into leg.
- Leghold trap
noun a spring-operated steel trap shaped like a large animal jaw that will clamp any appendage that triggers it
[leg-hawrn for 1–3; leg-ern, -hawrn for 4] /ˈlɛgˌhɔrn for 1–3; ˈlɛg ərn, -ˌhɔrn for 4/ noun 1. English name of . 2. (lowercase) a fine, smooth, plaited straw. 3. (lowercase) a hat made of such straw, often having a broad, soft brim. 4. one of a Mediterranean breed of chickens that are prolific layers of […]