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snap pea

Syllabification: snap pea

Definition of snap pea in English:

noun

Another term for sugar snap.
Example sentences
  • Edible-pod snap peas such as ‘Sugar Snap’ and supersweet corns such as ‘Butterfruit’ have become standards in many vegetable gardens.
  • For snap peas, Sugar Snap is an old-time favourite with excellent taste.
  • It depends on the type of pea, of which there are three: shelling peas, snap peas, and snow peas (also called Chinese or mangetout peas).

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