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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A variety of string bean having yellow pods. Also called regionally butter bean.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. Any of several forms of string bean having a yellow or other coloured pod; the butter bean

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

  • n. snap beans with yellow pods
  • n. a common bean plant grown for its edible golden pod


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