from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • noun Any of various cultivated beans that climb and are grown on poles or supports.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun Any one of the twining varieties of the common garden bean, requiring the support of a pole. See bean, 2.

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  • noun a climbing bean plant that will climb a wall or tree or trellis


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