Definition of lablab in English:


Syllabification: lab·lab
Pronunciation: /ˈlabˌlab


  • another term for hyacinth bean.
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    • Mid-December to mid-January plantings are generally preferred when growing Koala lablab for grain.
    • I had a go at growing lablab as a green manure crop for my bananas, but they basically hardly grow here at all due to our lack of summer heat.
    • With the excellent nutritive value and palatability of lablab, this forage may be used as a direct browse crop or as hay for supplementation or as an attractant.


early 19th century: from Arabic lablāb.

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