adzuki bean

[ad-zoo-kee]

noun

a bushy plant, Vigna (Phaseolus) angularis, widely cultivated in Asia.
the edible bean of this plant, from which a flour is made.

Nearby words

  1. adze,
  2. adzhar autonomous republic,
  3. adzhar autonomous soviet socialist republic,
  4. adzharistan,
  5. adzuki,
  6. adélie coast,
  7. adélie land,
  8. adélie penguin,
  9. ae,
  10. ae & p


Origin of adzuki bean

< Japanese azuki, earlier aduki

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