cranberry bean

noun

Definition of cranberry bean

  1. :  a medium-sized kidney bean that is whitish with red mottling and typically turns light brown when cooked cranberry beans which are the same size as pinto beans but colored as their name suggests and superior in flavor … — Corby Kummer, The Atlantic, April 1992 —called also borlotti

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1823

First Known Use of cranberry bean

1823


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