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chickpea,

annual plant (Cicer arietinum) of the family Leguminosae (pulsepulse,
in botany, common name for members of the Fabaceae (Leguminosae), a large plant family, called also the pea, or legume, family. Numbering about 650 genera and 17,000 species, the family is third largest, after the asters and the orchids.
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 family), cultivated since antiquity for the somewhat pealike seeds, which are often used as food and forage, principally in India and the Spanish-speaking countries. The seeds are boiled or roasted and have been substituted for coffee. Other names are ceci, garbanzo, and gram pea. Chickpeas are classified in the division MagnoliophytaMagnoliophyta
, division of the plant kingdom consisting of those organisms commonly called the flowering plants, or angiosperms. The angiosperms have leaves, stems, and roots, and vascular, or conducting, tissue (xylem and phloem).
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, class Magnoliopsida, order Rosales, family Leguminosae.

chickpea

a bushy leguminous plant, Cicer arietinum, cultivated for its edible pealike seeds in the Mediterranean region, central Asia, and Africa
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Durante los primeros anos del constitucionalismo, el garbanzo de Sonora y Sinaloa se beneficio por varios incentivos fiscales que no recibieron otros productos agricolas de la epoca, como la reduccion del importe por derechos de exportacion y la distribucion de la tercera parte de estos entre los municipios productores.
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In a blender or food processor, whirl garbanzos until coarsely pureed, scraping container as necessary.
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Ciertamente que los garbanzos hierven pero al final el pais evitara cualquier hecatombe aunque le ofrezcan blindajes de toda indole.
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