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.

Origin of adzuki bean

< Japanese azuki, earlier aduki
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