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jelly bean

noun

: a candy that is shaped like a bean and has a hard sugar shell with a soft center

Full Definition of JELLY BEAN

:  a sugar-glazed bean-shaped candy

First Known Use of JELLY BEAN

1886
JELLY BEAN Defined for Kids

jelly bean

noun

Definition of JELLY BEAN for Kids

:  a chewy bean-shaped candy

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