carob bean


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Noun1.carob bean - long pod containing small beans and sweetish edible pulpcarob bean - long pod containing small beans and sweetish edible pulp; used as animal feed and source of a chocolate substitute
carob powder, Saint-John's-bread, carob - powder from the ground seeds and pods of the carob tree; used as a chocolate substitute
carob bean tree, carob tree, Ceratonia siliqua, algarroba, carob - evergreen Mediterranean tree with edible pods; the biblical carob
bean - any of various seeds or fruits that are beans or resemble beans
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Sugar profiles of the pods of cultivated and wild types of carob bean (Ceratonia siliqua L.
Also, mushroom and saffron exports decreased, but carob bean and licorice exports remained almost level.
Carob bean pods are the "locusts" on which John the Baptizer sustained himself in the wilderness -- still called "St.