wax bean

noun

Definition of wax bean

: a kidney bean with pods that turn creamy yellow to bright yellow when mature enough for use as snap beans

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First Known Use of wax bean

1897


WAX BEAN Defined for Kids

wax bean

noun

Definition of wax bean for Students

: a string bean with yellow waxy pods

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