bean sprout

n. Tus kaus taum

English-Hmong dictionary. 2013.

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  • bean sprout — bean′ sprout n. coo the sprout of a newly germinated bean, esp. a mung bean, used as a vegetable • Etymology: 1920–25 …   From formal English to slang

  • bean sprout — n. a sprout from a seed of the soybean or esp. the mung bean, used in salads, chop suey, etc. * * * …   Universalium

  • bean sprout — n. a sprout from a seed of the soybean or esp. the mung bean, used in salads, chop suey, etc …   English World dictionary

  • Bean sprout — may refer to several foods made from sprouted beans:*Mung bean#Bean sprouts *Soybean sprouts *Sprouts of other types of bean …   Wikipedia

  • bean sprout — noun any of various sprouted beans: especially mung beans or lentils or edible soybeans • Hypernyms: ↑sprout * * * bean sprout, bean shoot noun The young shoot of the mung bean or certain other beans, used as a vegetable esp in Chinese cookery •… …   Useful english dictionary

  • bean sprout — bean sprouts also beansprout N COUNT Bean sprouts are small, long, thin shoots grown from beans. They are frequently used in Chinese cookery …   English dictionary

  • bean sprout — /ˈbin spraʊt/ (say been sprowt) noun the very young shoot and radicle of any of certain beans, especially the mung bean or the soybean, used in Chinese and some other Asian cookery and as a salad vegetable. Also, beansprout, bean shoot …   Australian English dictionary

  • bean shoot — bean sprout, bean shoot noun The young shoot of the mung bean or certain other beans, used as a vegetable esp in Chinese cookery • • • Main Entry: ↑bean …   Useful english dictionary

  • bean — n. & v. n. 1 a any kind of leguminous plant with edible usu. kidney shaped seeds in long pods. b one of these seeds. 2 a similar seed of coffee and other plants. 3 US sl. the head. 4 (in pl.; with neg.) US sl. anything at all (doesn t know beans… …   Useful english dictionary

  • bean shoot — /ˈbin ʃut / (say been shooht) noun → bean sprout …   Australian English dictionary

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