from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- Bean, Roy Self-styled "the Law West of the Pecos.” 1825?-1903. American frontiersman in Texas who in 1881 appointed himself justice of the peace and handed down judgments based on one law book and one six-shooter.
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- proper n. A botanical plant name author abbreviation for botanist William Jackson Bean (1863-1947).
- proper n. A surname.
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