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broad beannoun [C]

uk   us   UK (US fava bean)
a ​large, ​palegreenbean that can be ​eaten
(Definition of broad bean from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “broad bean”
in Arabic فول حِراثي, باقلاء…
in Korean 잠두콩…
in Portuguese fava…
in Catalan fava…
in Japanese ソラマメ…
in Chinese (Simplified) 蚕豆…
in Chinese (Traditional) 蠶豆…
in Italian fava…
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