pinto bean

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English[edit]

pinto beans

Etymology[edit]

From Spanish (frijol (bean)) pinto (painted), named for its mottled skin.

Noun[edit]

pinto bean (plural pinto beans)

  1. (US, usually in the plural) One of several varieties of common bean, Phaseolus vulgaris, common in the US and Mexico.

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