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cocoa bean

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Definition of cocoa bean in English:

noun

A cacao seed.
Example sentences
  • I meet some lively Africans from the Ivory Coast, who split open a cocoa bean and fed me the slippery seeds within.
  • The cocoa bean is a fairly nutritious food, containing polyphenols which may benefit the heart and circulation.
  • They are two of the biggest exporters of chocolates and processed coffee even though they don't produce a single cocoa bean between them.

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