carob bean

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Noun1.carob bean - long pod containing small beans and sweetish edible pulpcarob bean - long pod containing small beans and sweetish edible pulp; used as animal feed and source of a chocolate substitute
carob powder, Saint-John's-bread, carob - powder from the ground seeds and pods of the carob tree; used as a chocolate substitute
carob bean tree, carob tree, Ceratonia siliqua, algarroba, carob - evergreen Mediterranean tree with edible pods; the biblical carob
bean - any of various seeds or fruits that are beans or resemble beans
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Children's entertainer Captain James Tea Cook, vegan pirate of the Carob Bean, will also be at the event to entertain youngsters and adults alike with his unique bundle of food, science, craft and games workshops.
The volatile fraction of carob bean pulp during a roasting process has been also analyzed by Cantalejo 1997 [58] and 137 components were identified.
Moreover, carob bean gum increases the dietary fiber in food products without increasing the calories and increases the swelling of the food once in the stomach, which encourages a feeling of fullness, so it is considered a natural appetite suppressant and effective in prevention and treatment of hypercholesterolemia [18, 19].
Examples include guar gum, carob bean gum, and tara gum.