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runner bean

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Definition of runner bean in English:

noun

British
1A Central American bean plant with scarlet flowers and very long flat edible pods. Also called scarlet runner.
  • Phaseolus coccineus, family Leguminosae
1.1The pod and seed of the runner bean eaten as food.

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