civet bean


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Noun1.civet bean - small flat green bean similar to lima beanscivet bean - small flat green bean similar to lima beans
shell bean - unripe beans removed from the pod before cooking
butter bean, butter-bean plant, lima bean, Phaseolus lunatus, sieva bean - bush bean plant cultivated especially in southern United States having small flat edible seeds
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The Peta investigation found that civet bean farmers have no problem in labelling their product 100% wild sourced, despite the animals being caged.
Peta found that many suppliers offering civet beans, which sell for over [pounds sterling]200 per 100g and can cost up to [pounds sterling]60 per cup, claimed to be from wild animals despite coming from caged civets.
Civet beans sell for over [pounds sterling]140 per lb and can cost up to [pounds sterling]60 per cup.