civet bean

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Noun1.civet bean - small flat green bean similar to lima beanscivet bean - small flat green bean similar to lima beans
shell bean - unripe beans removed from the pod before cooking
butter bean, butter-bean plant, lima bean, Phaseolus lunatus, sieva bean - bush bean plant cultivated especially in southern United States having small flat edible seeds
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The Peta investigation found that civet bean farmers have no problem in labelling their product 100% wild sourced, despite the animals being caged.
Many in the industry were similarly quick to support the call to ban not only what Susilo describes as "industrialized" Luwak coffee but civet beans all together.
Civet beans sell for over [pounds sterling]140 per lb and can cost up to [pounds sterling]60 per cup.