frijol[frē′hōl′; also frē hōl′]
frijol definition by Webster's New World
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frijol definition by American Heritage Dictionary
also fri·jo·lenoun pl. fri·jo·les Southwestern U.S.
A bean cultivated and used for food.
Origin: Spanish, variant of fréjol, from Old Spanish frisol, from Catalan fesol, from Latin phaseolus, diminutive of phasēlus, a type of legume, from Greek phasēlos.