Sarawak bean

noun
Sara·​wak bean | \ səˈräwə(k)-, -äˌwak-, ÷ˈsarəˌvak- \

Definition of Sarawak bean

: a plant (Dolichos hosei) introduced into Australia for forage and hay

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History and Etymology for Sarawak bean

after Sarawak, northwestern Borneo

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“Sarawak bean.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Sarawak%20bean. Accessed 3 Jun. 2020.

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