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fava bean

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noun fa·va bean \ˈfä-və-\

Simple Definition of fava bean

  • : a large, flat, pale green seed that is eaten as a vegetable

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of fava bean

Origin of fava bean

Italian, from Latin faba bean


First Known Use: 1928


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fava bean

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noun fa·va bean \ˈfäv-ə-\

Medical Definition of fava bean




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