What is another word for soja?

9 synonyms found

Pronunciation:

[ sˈə͡ʊd͡ʒə], [ sˈə‍ʊd‍ʒə], [ s_ˈəʊ_dʒ_ə]

Soja, commonly referred to as soybean, is a versatile and nutritious legume that has gained immense popularity worldwide. Soja serves as a valuable source of protein, fiber, and numerous other essential nutrients. There are numerous synonyms for the word "soja," including Glycine max, edamame, soya, soy, and soybean. Soybean is the most commonly used synonym for soja and is used interchangeably throughout the world. Other synonyms like edamame are used to refer to immature soybeans that are often used as a snack or appetizer. Soja or soybean is also used in the production of several food items like tofu, soy milk, and miso.

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What are the hypernyms for Soja?

A hypernym is a word with a broad meaning that encompasses more specific words called hyponyms.

Usage examples for Soja

On fairly good land this will be sufficient, but on poorer ground the land should be continued in cultivation another year, sowing it down in beggarweed, cowpeas, soja beans, or velvet beans.
"The Pecan and its Culture"
H. Harold Hume
Flinders, in his Journal, expressed the view that "we were perhaps considerably indebted for the fear the natives entertained of us to an old red jacket which Mr. Bass wore, and from which they took us to be soldiers, whom they were particularly afraid of; and though we did not much admire our new name, soja, we thought it best not to undeceive them."
"The Life of Captain Matthew Flinders"
Ernest Scott

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