a plant, Vigna unguiculata, extensively cultivated in the southern U.S. for forage, soil improvement, etc.
the seed of this plant, used for food.
a leguminous tropical climbing plant, Vigna sinensis, producing long pods containing edible pealike seeds: grown for animal fodder and sometimes as human food
Also called black-eyed pea. the seed of this plant
cowperitis cow·per·i·tis (kōō’pə-rī’tĭs, kou’-, kup’ə-) n. Inflammation of the Cowper’s glands.
- Cow pillow
noun 1. (in India) a large cylindrical pillow stuffed with cotton and used for reclining rather than sleeping
noun 1. (def 3).