HyperDic: phaseolus_aureus

English > 1 sense of the expression Phaseolus aureus:
NOUNplantPhaseolus aureus, mung, mung bean, mung bean plant, Vigna radiataerect bushy annual widely cultivated in warm regions / regions of India and Indonesia and United States for forage and especially its edible seeds
English > Phaseolus aureus: 1 sense > noun 1, plant
MeaningErect bushy annual widely cultivated in warm regions / regions of India and Indonesia and United States for forage and especially its edible seeds; chief source of bean sprouts used in Chinese cookery; sometimes placed in genus Phaseolus.
Synonymsmung, mung bean, mung bean plant, Vigna radiata
Member ofVigna, genus Vignagenus of vines or erect herbs having trifoliate leaves and yellowish or purplish flowers
Partsmung, mung bean, green gram, golden gram, moong, mash bean, munggo, monggo, green soy, green beanSeed of the mung bean plant
mung bean, mung, green bean, green gram, golden gram, moong, mash bean, munggo, monggo, green soySeed of the mung bean plant used for food
Broaderlegume, leguminous plantAn erect or climbing bean or pea plant of the family Leguminosae
Spanishmung
Catalanmung

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