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string bean

any of several bean plants, such as the scarlet runner, cultivated for their edible unripe pods
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The doors of The Squinting Parrot swung open and Ryan and String Bean burst into the room, both looking fabulous.
In the case of the 32 evaluated characteristics, only anthocyanin in the leaf, relation stiletto/keel, the string suture bean, staple fibers wall in the string bean, seeds ribbing tonality and the chlorophyll color in the leaf did not have any detected variability.
From Onion Flatbread; Vegetarian Borscht; Transfiguration Monastery Lenten Hash; and Baked Penne with Vegetables; to Greek Tomato Rice Pilaf; Crabmeat Stuffed Mushroom Caps; String Bean and Pepper Stew; and Lenten Oatmeal Cookies, When You Fast offers recipes for breads, spreads, sandwiches, soups, salads, main dishes, fish, shellfish, and desserts, including dairy-free recipes, dishes with and without oil, and dozens of variations for core recipes.
All string bean and soybean plants with pulverized plastics in their soil grew taller than their controls.
and "The longest measured string bean grew to 48 inches in length
The string bean seedlings in pH 6 and pH 8 yielded the maximum values.
In contrast to human hands, a robot's steel hands feature fully rotating wrists; attached to each wrist is a single dainty "finger," thin as a string bean.
The labeling requirement previously was limited to nine vegetables: broccoli, manioc potato, garlic, ginger, shiitake mushroom, gobo burdock (a root vegetable), asparagus, string bean and onion.
String Bean and Water Chestnut Stir-Fry (Makes 4 servings)
Haricot verts are thin, young green beans that are more tender than their sturdier, string bean cousins.
My favourite Lebanese salad is a flat string bean salad: Lightly steam the string beans, drizzle some lemon juice and olive oil over, sprinkle salt and throw in crushed garlic - E t voila