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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

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

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 for Students

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




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