Definition of English bean

1. Noun. Old World upright plant grown especially for its large flat edible seeds but also as fodder.


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Literary usage of English bean

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1. The Cultivator by New York State Agricultural Society (1860)
"GEST., if he would, through the columns of that paper, favor them with the result of his experience in the culture of the english bean, and the .feeding ..."

2. The Library of Agricultural and Horticultural Knowledge: With an Appendix on by John Baxter (1830)
"Both seemed alike during the severe winter of 1829-30, and it was thought by many that the english bean would be ready for harvesting as soon as the other; ..."

3. The English Gardener: Or, A Treatise on the Situation, Soil, Enclosing, and by William Cobbett (1833)
"The english bean, which is that that we have now to speak of, has several varieties, the favourite among which, is the broad bean, or Windsor bean. ..."

4. The English Gardener: Or, A Treatise on the Situation, Soil, Enclosing, and by William Cobbett (1833)
"The english bean, which is that that we have now to speak of, has several varieties, the favourite among which, is the broad bean, or Windsor bean. ..."

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