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pinto bean

Translation of pinto bean in Spanish:

noun

  • frijol (masculine) pinto or (Spain) alubia (feminine) pinta or (Southern Cone) poroto (masculine) pinto
    Example sentences
    • Foods that are high in fiber include black beans, kidney beans, pinto beans and many vegetables, such as broccoli and peas.
    • Legumes such as lentils, black-eyed peas, soybeans, chickpeas, kidney beans, navy beans, pinto beans and black beans are lowfat, filling and loaded with fiber, protein and carbs.
    • They found that red beans ranked number one, followed by wild blueberries, red kidney beans, pinto beans, and cultivated blueberries.

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