from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A climbing tropical American bean plant (Phaseolus coccineus) having scarlet flowers and long pods with edible seeds.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. the scarlet bean.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. hairy trailing or prostrate western Australian vine with bright scarlet-pink flowers
- n. tropical American bean with red flowers and mottled black beans similar to Phaseolus vulgaris but perennial; a preferred food bean in Great Britain
- n. long bean pods usually sliced into half-inch lengths; a favorite in Britain
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