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pole bean

noun

: a bean plant that grows up a pole, fence, etc.; also : the bean that grows on this plant

Full Definition of POLE BEAN

:  a cultivated bean that is usually trained to grow upright on supports

First Known Use of POLE BEAN

circa 1770

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