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lima beannoun [C]

 us   /ˈlɑɪ·mə ˌbin/
an ​edible, ​flat, ​palegreen bean
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lima beannoun [C usually plural]

/ˈliː.mə ˌbiːn/  us   /ˈlaɪ.mə ˌbiːn/ US (UK butter bean)
a ​large, ​flat, ​paleyellow or ​palegreenbean
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Translations of “lima bean”
in Chinese (Simplified) 利马豆…
in Chinese (Traditional) 利馬豆,青豆…
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