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Noun: kidney bean  kid-nee been
  1. The common bean plant grown for the beans rather than the pods (especially a variety with large red kidney-shaped beans)
    - frijol, frijole
  2. Large dark red bean; usually dried

Derived forms: kidney beans

Type of: common bean, common bean plant, Phaseolus vulgaris

Part of: genus Phaseolus, Phaseolus

Encyclopedia: Kidney bean