cannellini bean

[ kan-l-ee-nee; Italian kah-nel-lee-nee ]
/ ˌkæn lˈi ni; Italian ˌkɑ nɛlˈli ni /

noun

a medium-sized, white, oval bean with a thin skin and mild flavor.
Also called can·nel·li·ni, white kidney bean.
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British Dictionary definitions for cannellini bean

cannellini bean

/ (ˌkænɪˈlɪːnɪ) /

noun

a cream-coloured, kidney-shaped bean with a mild flavour

Word Origin for cannellini bean

Italian: small tubes
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