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mung

(mʌŋ)
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(Computer Science) computing slang to process (computer data)
[C20: m(ash) u(ntil) n(o) g(ood)]
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Noun1.mung - erect bushy annual widely cultivated in warm regions of India and Indonesia and United States for forage and especially its edible seeds; chief source of bean sprouts used in Chinese cookery; sometimes placed in genus Phaseolus
legume, leguminous plant - an erect or climbing bean or pea plant of the family Leguminosae
genus Vigna, Vigna - genus of vines or erect herbs having trifoliate leaves and yellowish or purplish flowers; of warm or tropical regions; most species often placed in genus Phaseolus
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Mung Beans 1 cup mung beans 2 cups water Cook the mung beans in boiling water for approximately 30 minutes or until they become soft.
On the basis of recent evidences related to whole cereal grains and legume beans, this study aims to determine nutritional value and dietary fibre composition of selected cereals (wheat, maize, oat and barley) and the legumes (mash beans, lentils, mung beans and chickpeas).
The small group had roasted pig belly, tuna belly, roasted chicken, red rice and mung beans.
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Pulses include particular types of legumes such as lentils, mung beans and kidney beans.
A famous Chinese herbal pharmacist, Li Shi Zhen, expressed in his book, Ben Cao Gang Mu, that "mung beans are highly recommended not only as a rich source of nutrients but also as medication" and described that mung beans can facilitate to clear heat and toxins from the body, balance the organs and skin.
Obviously it would be better if we as a nation had the willpower to opt for mung beans over Monster Munch in our lunchboxes.
Start with mung beans if you've never tried this because they are the easiest to sprout.
Any seed, bean or grain is sproutable, but beginners might like mung beans, or alfalfa, radish and clover seeds.
If you want a plant that is easy to take care of, try mung beans (monggo).
But mung beans and green tea, in use for thousands of years in traditional Chinese medicine, contain safe, powerful HMGB1-fighting substances.