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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend: pea - fresh peagreen pea - fresh pea        
pea - seed of a pea plant used for food
snow pea, sugar pea - green peas with flat edible pods
sugar snap pea - green peas with edible pods that are very crisp and not flat
split-pea - dried hulled pea; used in soup
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No more can it be explained than can a human explain why, at luncheon to-day, he selects green peas and rejects string beans, when only yesterday he elected to choose string beans and to reject green peas.
On Easter Sunday lamb and green peas, and at Michaelmas roast goose and apple sauce.
"With a little earth spread on our aluminum planet we should have green peas in twenty-four hours.
Nobody was at home, but Daylight dismounted and ranged the vegetable garden, eating strawberries and green peas, inspecting the old adobe barn and the rusty plough and harrow, and rolling and smoking cigarettes while he watched the antics of several broods of young chickens and the mother hens.
The butcher's cart, with its snowy canopy, was an acceptable object; so was the fish-cart, heralded by its horn; so, likewise, was the countryman's cart of vegetables, plodding from door to door, with long pauses of the patient horse, while his owner drove a trade in turnips, carrots, summer-squashes, string-beans, green peas, and new potatoes, with half the housewives of the neighborhood.
She doesn't like apricots, she doesn't like peaches, she doesn't like green peas. She likes the Elgin marbles, and gray days without any sun.
my dear fellow, it is nearly nine, and the landlady babbled of green peas at seven-thirty.
Mburu farms mainly potatoes, cabbages, garlic onions and green peas on four acres under irrigation.
Dishes she enjoyed included split-pea chips with mushroom ketchup, 'creamy as fondant, crunchy outside, almost trembly's farinata with the swagger of a Gallagher brother'; and a 'fantastically austere-luxurious' butter pie with split green peas.
The agricultural crops to be exported to the Japanese market include potatoes, green onions, cucumbers, garlic, courgettes, okra, artichoke, green peas, green beans, asparagus, sesame and melons, water melons and dates, Abu Steit underlined
Green peas sell for Rs 250 per kg, cauliflower, carrot cross 100 per kg mark LAHORE:The prices of peas touched an all-time high of Rs 260 per kg in the city and shopkeepers avoided to bring them in theSundaybazaars, a survey conducted by Pakistan Today revealed.