green bean

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green bean

green bean

n
(Plants) any bean plant, such as the French bean, having narrow green edible pods when unripe

green′ bean`


n.
the slender immature green pod of the kidney bean, eaten as a vegetable.
[1940–45, Amer.]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.green bean - immature bean pod eaten as a vegetablegreen bean - immature bean pod eaten as a vegetable
fresh bean - beans eaten before they are ripe as opposed to dried
snap bean, snap - tender green beans without strings that easily snap into sections
string bean - green beans with strings that must be removed
Kentucky wonder, Kentucky wonder bean - flat-podded green bean
English runner bean, runner bean, scarlet runner bean, scarlet runner - long bean pods usually sliced into half-inch lengths; a favorite in Britain
French bean, haricot vert, haricots verts - very small and slender green bean
2.green bean - a common bean plant cultivated for its slender green edible pods
genus Phaseolus, Phaseolus - herbs of warm regions including most American beans
common bean, common bean plant, Phaseolus vulgaris - the common annual twining or bushy bean plant grown for its edible seeds or pods
haricot - a French variety of green bean plant bearing light-colored beans
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When haricots vert are cool, drain from ice water and set aside.
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After starting with new appetizers like roasted duck with stone-ground mustard and fig, peppered goat cheese with pumpernickel bread, customers may dine on new salads, such as butternut squash with haricots verts, pumpkin seeds, bleu cheese, cranberries and pickled onions or granny smith apple with shaved fennel and beets.
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