snow pea

noun
|Updated on: 5 Aug 2018

Definition of snow pea

: a cultivated pea with flat edible pods that is classified with the snap pea as a variety (Pisum sativum macrocarpon)

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1949

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  • : a type of pea whose flat outer part and seeds may be eaten


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