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green bean

noun

Simple Definition of green bean

  • : a type of bean whose long green seed cases are eaten as a vegetable when they are young and tender

Full Definition of green bean

  1. :  a kidney bean that is used as a snap bean when the pods are colored green

1842

First Known Use of green bean

1842


GREEN BEAN Defined for Kids

green bean

noun

Definition of green bean

  1. :  a young long green pod of a bean plant eaten as a vegetable




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