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green bean

noun [C] uk   ( UK also French bean) us  
a type of long, green bean that you can eat
Translations of “green bean”
in Chinese (Traditional) 青菜豆, 四季豆…
in Chinese (Simplified) 青菜豆, 四季豆…
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