Latin, a yoke, ridge.
jugum (plural juga)
- (botany) One of the ridges commonly found on the fruit of umbelliferous plants.
- (botany) A pair of opposite leaflets of a pinnate plant.
Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
- Alternative form of iugum.