2US A yellow-flowered plant of the pea family with sensitive leaves.
- Cassia fasciculata, family Leguminosae
More example sentences
- The other species present included cattail, partridge pea and American germander.
- Illinois bundle flower, butterfly milkweed, compass grass, and partridge peas nestle in another 20-acre plot.
- Julie Etterson and Ruth Shaw of the University of Minnesota studied the potential evolution of partridge peas in Minnesota.
More definitions of partridge peaDefinition of partridge pea in:
- The US English dictionary