How to use horse bean in a sentence
They were about the size of a horse-bean, and remarkably lively after their aerial but wingless flight.The Romance of Natural History, Second Series | Philip Henry Gosse
I've never seed such splendid large knobs of fat before in the days of my life—they never used to be bigger then a horse-bean.Far from the Madding Crowd | Thomas Hardy
Toker's bean, for instance, is twice-and-a-half as long and broad as the horse-bean, and is much thinner and of a different shape.
British Dictionary definitions for horse bean
another name for broad bean
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