a small tree, Zygophyllum fabago, of eastern Mediterranean regions, having flower buds that are used as a substitute for capers.
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How to use bean caper in a sentence
The flowers of the Bean-caper are usually yellow; and the five petals are long, narrow, and placed widely apart.Botany for Ladies | Jane Loudon
British Dictionary definitions for bean caper
a shrub, Zygophyllum fabago, of E Mediterranean regions, whose flower buds are eaten as a substitute for capers: family Zygophyllaceae
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