navy bean


Definition of navy bean

: a small, usually oval, white kidney bean : haricot

Examples of navy bean in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web The review described the lentil, chicken noodle, navy bean and Maryland crab soup. Jacques Kelly,, 14 Dec. 2021 So far, the new West Oakland collective has five members, including tea business Teas With Meaning, navy bean pie bakery Baby Bean Pie and barbecue sauce producer the Final Sauce. Janelle Bitker, San Francisco Chronicle, 5 May 2021 Note: If using split peas and/or navy beans, soak them overnight before cooking them in a saucepan that is separate from the booyah. Journal Sentinel Staff, Milwaukee Journal Sentinel, 24 Mar. 2020 For example, a cup of canned navy beans has 20 grams of protein. Harvard Health Letter,, 2 Dec. 2019 It’s products are made from six types of legumes — peas, chickpeas, lentils, soy, fava beans and navy beans. cleveland, 16 Jan. 2020 Black beans, kidney beans, pinto beans, navy beans and pink beans—varieties of what is called the common bean—provide essential protein and vitamins the world over, especially in Latin America and Africa. Sarah Lewin Frasier, Scientific American, 24 Mar. 2015 Instead of the ingredients being dumped on top of a pile of chips, each of the crisp wonton chips was layered with pulled duck, navy beans, melted pepper jack and bright green jalapeños, then stacked on one another, three levels high. Malcolm Mayhew, star-telegram, 13 Dec. 2017 Amusement rides for all ages, games, food, navy bean soup and cornbread. 812-438-2750; Luann Gibbs,, 11 Oct. 2017 See More

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First Known Use of navy bean

1833, in the meaning defined above

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