Chinese long bean

noun

Definition of Chinese long bean

: yard-long bean
  • While traipsing through farmers' markets recently, I've spied bundles of Chinese long beans, from a distance looking much like piles of green spaghetti.
  • —Lynne Char BennettSan Francisco Chronicle1 Aug. 2010
  • … huge bamboo baskets overflowing with tangles of bright-green Chinese long beans.
  • —Brooke DojnyBon AppétitOctober 1997

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First Known Use of chinese long bean

1913


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