kidney bean


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kidney bean

n.
1.
a. An annual plant (Phaseolus vulgaris) in the pea family, cultivated in many forms for its edible pods and kidney-shaped seeds.
b. A seed of this plant.
2.
a. A form of this plant bearing dark red seeds.
b. A seed of this plant. Also called red kidney bean.

kidney bean

n
1. (Plants) any of certain bean plants having kidney-shaped seeds, esp the French bean and scarlet runner
2. the seed of any of these beans

kid′ney bean`


n.
1. a bean plant, Phaseolus vulgaris, cultivated in many varieties for its edible seeds and pods.
2. its mature seed, esp. the dark red, kidney-shaped seed of some varieties.
[1540–50]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.kidney bean - the common bean plant grown for the beans rather than the pods (especially a variety with large red kidney-shaped beans)kidney bean - the common bean plant grown for the beans rather than the pods (especially a variety with large red kidney-shaped beans)
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
2.kidney bean - large dark red bean; usually dried
common bean - any of numerous beans eaten either fresh or dried
Translations
Kidneybohne
kidneypapu
haricot rouge
kidneyböna

kidney bean

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References in classic literature ?
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This emotion reminded me of how I felt when tasting my recipe for curried chicken and kidney bean noodles.
It contains phaseolamin 2250 from white kidney bean extract.
This week's recipe is for Curried Kidney Bean stew.
Kidney bean hummus 4oz (110g) kidney beans 2 garlic cloves, roughly chopped 2tblsp olive oil To serve Two slices of white bread 2tblsp olive oil Place the kidney beans, garlic and olive oil into a food processor and blend to a smooth paste.