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  • n. A bean from the seed of Vigna radiata, which is native to Bangladesh and India.

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  • n. erect bushy annual widely cultivated in warm regions of India and Indonesia and United States for forage and especially its edible seeds; chief source of bean sprouts used in Chinese cookery; sometimes placed in genus Phaseolus

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From Hindi. (Wiktionary)

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