cacao bean

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(or co′coa) bean`

a seed of the cacao tree.
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Noun1.cacao bean - seed of the cacao treecacao bean - seed of the cacao tree; ground roasted beans are source of chocolate
chocolate - a food made from roasted ground cacao beans
cocoa - powder of ground roasted cacao beans with most of the fat removed
creme de cacao - sweet liqueur flavored with vanilla and cacao beans
cacao, cacao tree, chocolate tree, Theobroma cacao - tropical American tree producing cacao beans
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Percent (%) cacao is the portion of ingredients, by weight, derived from the cacao bean, including cocoa butter, cocoa powder, and chocolate liquor.
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* Direct Trade: While not an official logo, many boutique chocolate companies are using direct trade practices, indicating they make the chocolate starting with the actual cacao bean they have sourced themselves.
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Considering the side-effects of CHX mouthrinse and the promising effect of cacao bean husk extract mouthrinse, this study was designed to compare the efficiency of both mouthrinses as antimicrobial agents in children.
The cacao bean, the basis for chocolate, was originally grown from rainforest trees and used in Central America and Mexico as currency.