phasemy bean

noun pha·se·my bean \ ˈfāsəmē- \
variants: or less commonly phasemy

Definition of phasemy bean

plural -es
:an erect tropical American herb (Phaseolus lathyroides) sometimes cultivated in warm regions for forage or green manure

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Origin and Etymology of phasemy bean

irregular blend of phas- and semi- in New Latin Phaseolus semierectus, binomial designation of a species of bean


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