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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Examples include guar gum, carob bean gum, and tara gum.
There are conflicting data on the effect of carob bean gum as a formula thickener and its effect on regurgitation frequency (SOR: B, small RCTs).
Also, mushroom and saffron exports decreased, but carob bean and licorice exports remained almost level.