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(Plants) a variety of lima bean that has large pale flat edible seeds and is grown in the southern US
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1. a variety of small-seeded lima bean, Phaseolus lunatus, grown in the southern U.S.
2. Midland and Southern U.S. any type of lima bean.
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|Noun||1.||butter bean - bush bean plant cultivated especially in southern United States having small flat edible seeds|
|2.||butter bean - small flat green bean similar to lima beans|
shell bean - unripe beans removed from the pod before cooking
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butter beann → fagiolo bianco
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