wild bean


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Noun1.Wild bean - a North American vine with fragrant blossoms and edible tuberswild bean - a North American vine with fragrant blossoms and edible tubers; important food crop of Native Americans
groundnut, wild bean, potato bean - nutlike tuber; important food of Native Americans
Apios, genus Apios - twining perennial North American plants
vine - a plant with a weak stem that derives support from climbing, twining, or creeping along a surface
2.wild bean - nutlike tuber; important food of Native Americans
Apios americana, Apios tuberosa, groundnut, groundnut vine, Indian potato, wild bean, potato bean - a North American vine with fragrant blossoms and edible tubers; important food crop of Native Americans
tuber - a fleshy underground stem or root serving for reproductive and food storage
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2005) obtained genetic diversity values among the wild bean genotypes collected from different regions of Mexico as H=0.
3 Latte I was gigging at the weekend with my function band The Collection and stopped off on the way home for a latte at the Wild Bean Cafe.
It operates with a number of brand names, such as BP, Castrol, Arco, Aral, ampm and the Wild Bean Cafe.
It was important that Wild Bean Cafes could update content without relying on other third parties.
We are bringing together fantastic quality food from Marks & Spencer with the best of BP with its Wild Bean Cafe.
BP has launched new packaging for its successful Wild Bean Cafe wraps and introduced a new Chicken Caesar flavour in to the range.
Posers in convertibles were voted most laughable thing on the road in a survey by Wild Bean CafA into how we entertain ourselves in the car.
Several studies have suggested that wild bean populations present greater genetic variability than domesticated populations, which, because of the founder effect during the domestication process, excluded valuable genetic variability for adaptive and productive characteristics (Romero and Bliss, 1985; Romero et el.
One day, when dynamiting out a new latrine outside her wooden hut hundreds of miles north of Anchorage, I pressed the plunger and when the ice and snow had settled, there was this huge puddle of black stuff - and the rest is history, profit and Wild Bean Cafes.
So, BP's Connect stores, with fresh and frozen food offerings, Wild Bean Cafs and, surprisingly, beers, wines and spirits, are proliferating, as are Exxonmobil's Esso Tiger Markets.
To accomplish this, BP, along with two image and retail design firms, Landor Associates and Antista Fairclough, developed a contemporary-looking store that includes features such as the Wild Bean Cafe, e-kiosks, edispensers, Amoco fuel and solar power.