Definition of “green bean” - English Dictionary

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“green bean” in British English

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green beannoun [ C ]

uk /ˌɡriːn ˈbiːn/ us /ˌɡriːn ˈbiːn/ UK also French bean, US also string bean

a type of long, green bean that you can eat

(Definition of “green bean” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“green bean” in American English

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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)

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