broad bean

noun

1726

First Known Use of broad bean

1726


Medical Dictionary

broad bean

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noun \ˈbrȯd-ˌbēn\

Medical Definition of broad bean

  1. :  the large flat edible seed of an Old World upright vetch (Vicia faba); also :  this plant widely grown for its seeds and as fodder—called also fava bean; see favism



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