lablab

[ lab-lab ]
/ ˈlæbˌlæb /

noun

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Origin of lablab

First recorded in 1815–25, lablab is from the Arabic word lablāb
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British Dictionary definitions for lablab

lablab
/ (ˈlæbˌlæb) /

noun

a twining leguminous plant, Dolichos lablab (or Lablab niger), of tropical Africa but widely cultivated
the edible pod or bean of this plant

Word Origin for lablab

from Arabic
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