WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2014
ˈkid•ney ˌbean, n. [countable] Plant Biology, Fooda bean plant grown in many varieties for its seeds and pods which can be eaten. Plant Biologyits mature seed, esp. the dark red, kidney-shaped seed of some varieties.

Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::

kidney bean n
  1. any of certain bean plants having kidney-shaped seeds, esp the French bean and scarlet runner
  2. the seed of any of these beans



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