Definitions for black bean

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. black bean, turtle bean(noun)

    black-seeded bean of South America; usually dried


  1. black bean(Noun)

    A bean plant with black seeds.

  2. black bean(Noun)

    A dried seed of a black bean plant.

  3. black bean(Noun)

    A dried black seed of certain varieties of the common bean, Phaseolus vulgaris.

  4. black bean(Noun)

    A fermented soybean, used in Asian cooking.

  5. black bean(Noun)

    An Australian tree (Castanospermum australe), also called Moreton Bay chestnut.

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Cynthia Sass:

    So when you make a white bean dip or black bean hummus, you're really using the whole bean.

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