Yard-long-bean meaning

yärd'lông', -lŏng'
A type of cowpea (Vigna unguiculata subsp. sesquipedalis) native to southern Asia, having drooping pods that can grow up to a yard long and are eaten as a vegetable.
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A vigorous climbing annual vine, Vigna unguiculata sesquipedalis grown primarily for its strikingly long (35-75 cm) immature pods with uses very similar to that of a green bean.
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