Synonyms of 'Beans and other pulses'
adzuki bean or adsuki beanblack beanblack-eyed peabobby beanborlotti beana variety of kidney bean with a pinkish-brown speckled skin that turns brown when cooked: grown in southern Europe, East Africa, and Taiwan broad beanan erect annual Eurasian bean plant, Vicia faba, cultivated for its large edible flattened seeds, used as a vegetable butter beana variety of lima bean that has large pale flat edible seeds and is grown in the southern US cannellini beanchick pea or garbanzocontinental lentilfield beanflageoletFrench beana small twining bushy or annual bean plant, Phaseolus vulgaris, with white or lilac flowers and slender green edible pods gramany of several leguminous plants, such as the beans Phaseolus mungo (black gram or urd) and P. aureus (green gram), whose seeds are used as food in India green beanany bean plant, such as the French bean, having narrow green edible pods when unripe green lentilharicot bean or (U.S.) navy beana small, white variety of kidney bean, dried for use as a food kidney beanany of certain bean plants having kidney-shaped seeds, esp the French bean and scarlet runner lentillima beanany of several varieties of the bean plant, Phaseolus lunatus (or P. limensis), native to tropical America but cultivated in the US for its flat pods containing pale green edible seeds mangetout or snow peamarrowfat peamung beanan E Asian bean plant, Phaseolus aureus, grown for forage and as the source of bean sprouts used in oriental cookery petits poispigeon peapinto beana variety of kidney bean that has mottled seeds and is grown for food and fodder in the southwestern US puy lentila greyish-green variety of lentil that retains its shape after cooking red kidney bean or (U.S.) red beanred lentilrunner beansoya beanan Asian bean plant, Glycine max (or G. soja), cultivated for its nutritious seeds, for forage, and to improve the soil split peastring beanany of several bean plants, such as the scarlet runner, cultivated for their edible unripe pods sugar snap pea ▷ See bean
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Word List of Beans and other pulses from the Collins English Word Lists