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"green bean" in British English

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green beannoun [C]

uk   us   (UK also French bean, US also string bean)
a ​type of ​long, ​greenbean that you can ​eat
(Definition of green bean from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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green beannoun [C]

 us   /ˈɡrin ˌbin/ (also string bean,  us   /ˈstrɪŋ ˌbin/ )
a ​type of ​long, green, ​edible bean
(Definition of green bean from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “green bean”
in Chinese (Simplified) 青菜豆, 四季豆…
in Chinese (Traditional) 青菜豆, 四季豆…
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