pole bean

Origin of pole bean

An Americanism dating back to 1760–70
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Examples from the Web for pole bean

Historical Examples of pole bean

  • A morning-glory or a hop-vine or a pole-bean winds around its support in the same course, and cannot be made to wind in any other.