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  • n. An herbaceous annual plant Phaseolus vulgaris, grown for its edible bean.
  • n. A bean of such a plant, varying in size, shape and especially color.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. any of numerous beans eaten either fresh or dried
  • n. the common annual twining or bushy bean plant grown for its edible seeds or pods


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