soya bean


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soya bean

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soybean

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1. (Plants) an Asian bean plant, Glycine max (or G. soja), cultivated for its nutritious seeds, for forage, and to improve the soil
2. (Plants) the seed of this plant, used as food, forage, and as the source of an oil
[C17 soya, via Dutch soya from Japanese shōyu, from Chinese chiang yu, from chiang paste + yu sauce]
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Noun1.soya bean - a source of oilsoya bean - a source of oil; used for forage and soil improvement and as food
Glycine max, soja, soja bean, soya, soybean plant, soya bean, soybean, soy - erect bushy hairy annual herb having trifoliate leaves and purple to pink flowers; extensively cultivated for food and forage and soil improvement but especially for its nutritious oil-rich seeds; native to Asia
bean - any of various seeds or fruits that are beans or resemble beans
2.soya bean - erect bushy hairy annual herb having trifoliate leaves and purple to pink flowerssoya bean - erect bushy hairy annual herb having trifoliate leaves and purple to pink flowers; extensively cultivated for food and forage and soil improvement but especially for its nutritious oil-rich seeds; native to Asia
soya, soya bean, soybean, soy - the most highly proteinaceous vegetable known; the fruit of the soybean plant is used in a variety of foods and as fodder (especially as a replacement for animal protein)
legume, leguminous plant - an erect or climbing bean or pea plant of the family Leguminosae
genus Glycine, Glycine - genus of Asiatic erect or sprawling herbs: soya bean
soy, soya bean, soybean - a source of oil; used for forage and soil improvement and as food
3.soya bean - the most highly proteinaceous vegetable known; the fruit of the soybean plant is used in a variety of foods and as fodder (especially as a replacement for animal protein)
soy flour, soybean flour, soybean meal - meal made from soybeans
soyabean oil, soybean oil - oil from soya beans
bean, edible bean - any of various edible seeds of plants of the family Leguminosae used for food
field soybean - seeds used as livestock feed
soy sauce, soy - thin sauce made of fermented soy beans
Glycine max, soja, soja bean, soya, soybean plant, soya bean, soybean, soy - erect bushy hairy annual herb having trifoliate leaves and purple to pink flowers; extensively cultivated for food and forage and soil improvement but especially for its nutritious oil-rich seeds; native to Asia
Translations
فول الصّويا
sójový bob
sojabønne
szója
sojabaun
sojos pupelėsojų padažas
sojas pupiņas
sójový bôb
soya fasulyesi

soya bean

soy bean (Am) nseme m di soia

soya bean

(ˈsoiəbiːn) , soybean (ˈsoibiːn) noun
a type of bean, processed and used as a substitute for meat etc.
soy(a) sauce
a sauce made from soya beans, used in Chinese etc cooking.
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Again, 110 bags of soya bean seeds are in stock for them, yet they are reluctant to go into the cultivation with the excuse of no market.
KARACHI -- Five ships MS Tiger, Star Planet, Nation Cobalt, Chemroad Sea and Global Garnet carrying containers, Soya Bean, Coal, Chemicals and Steel Coil were allotted berths at Qasim International Container Terminal, Grain and Fertilizer Terminal, Port Qasim Electric Power Terminal, Engro Vopak Terminal and Multi Purpose Terminal respectively on Sunday.
The poultry industry's rising inclusion of soya bean meal in its feed rations was cited as a major reason for this change with oilseed imports projected at a record 3.7 million tonnes, of which soya beans were expected to account for 2.5m tonnes.
Metominostrobin is a broad-spectrum, systemic, preventive, and curative fungicide applied to control the fungal diseases in rice, wheat, soya bean, cotton, kidney beans, and corn.
This represents an increase in value of 1.5 billion, mainly due to the increase in imports of soya beans, soya bean oilcakes and several other products.
As the peak season for US soya bean exports will undoubtedly disappoint and renew the pressure on the dry bulk shipping market, we must not forget that the recovery has only recently gained a foothold.
We have a processing industry in the form of edible oil; we process edible oil but 40% of the country's edible oil that we are today processing, all in the entire industry, is soya bean oil.
Eight ships namely, MSC Earth, Engia Dina, Centenaro Forza, Hercules Ocean, Navig-8 Aronaldo, Gas Amazon, Concerto and Alpine Penelope are currently occupying PQA berths to load/offload Container, Coal Soya bean seeds, Chemicals, LPG, Palm oil and Diesel oil respectively during last 24 hours.
John Kwoba, One World Action Busia regional director, says they work with over 2,000 soya bean farmers in the area.The organisation buys the beans from farmers before reselling to other food blending companies in Busia, Kakamega and Nairobi.
Meanwhile three more ships, MCL Generosity, Bunga Lilaca and Stahla carrying Containers, Chemicals and Soya Bean Seeds also arrived at outer anchorage of Port Qasim during last 24 hours.
Karachi -- Six ships MSC Heidi, MSC Esthi, Express Black Sea, Low Land Amstel, Sakizaya Champion and Clipper Helen carrying Containers, Coal, Soya Bean and LPG were arranged berthing at Qasim International Container Terminal, Multi Purpose Terminal, Grain and Fertilizer Terminal, Engro Vopak Terminal respectively during last 24 hours, said a report issued by Port Qasim Authority (PQA) here.
Good sources include linseed (flaxseed) oil, soya bean oil, pumpkin seeds, walnut oil and soya beans.