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Noun: guar  gwaa(r)
  1. Drought-tolerant herb grown for forage and for its seed which yield a gum used as a thickening agent or sizing material
    - cluster bean, Cyamopsis tetragonolobus, Cyamopsis psoraloides

Derived forms: guars

Type of: legume, leguminous plant

Part of: Cyamopsis, genus Cyamopsis

Encyclopedia: Guar