bush bean


noun

a variety of the common edible bean, Phaseolus vulgaris humilis, characterized by its bushy growth.

Nearby words

  1. busgirl,
  2. bush,
  3. bush baby,
  4. bush ballad,
  5. bush basil,
  6. bush broom,
  7. bush canary,
  8. bush carpenter,
  9. bush clover,
  10. bush grass

Origin of bush bean

An Americanism dating back to 1815–25

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