Examples of legume in a Sentence
recipes that include legumes like lentils and chickpeas
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As of 2013, potatoes and tomatoes made up half of the legumes and vegetables available in this country, according to the US Department of Agriculture.
For those interested in trying to reduce their meat, poultry or fish intake -- even slightly -- Levings says to start by replacing the meat that would be on the plate with whole grain pasta, beans, legumes or fruits and vegetables.
The legumes were interplanted with the vines and harvested in spring.
Then there are a few other rules: Avoid wheat, gluten, and all dairy, and limit legumes, beans, and gluten-free grains.
Residue found on artifacts such as grinding stones and hammer stones used to prepare food suggest that people on the site consumed maize, legumes, and barley/wild rye.
Cons Dairy, grains, and legumes—all eliminated with this diet—are great sources of protein, vitamins, and minerals that your body can use for overall performance and recovery, Faibish says.
While there were some differences between the two plans, both groups of people ate mostly produce, whole grains, legumes and nuts — and saw similar reductions in risk factors for heart disease.
Apples Apples, vegetables, whole grains and legumes all provide important dietary fiber which plays an important role in your digestive system.
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LEGUME Defined for English Language Learners
: a type of plant (such as a pea or a bean plant) with seeds that grow in long cases (called pods); also : these seeds eaten as food
LEGUME Defined for Kids
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