bean sprout

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n bean sprout any of various sprouted beans: especially mung beans or lentils or edible soybeans
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Usage

In literature:

These proved to be a few wretched straw huts, dispersed all over the river slopes, between rows of young sprouting corn and beans.
"The Underdogs" by Mariano Azuela
Rodenbaugh mentions a most interesting case of beans sprouting while in the bowel.
"Anomalies and Curiosities of Medicine" by George M. Gould
Brussels sprouts, peas, string beans, asparagus, and cauliflower are especially suitable for this purpose.
"Woman's Institute Library of Cookery, Vol. 3" by Woman's Institute of Domestic Arts and Sciences
Add some ham, onion, celery, green bean sprouts and mushrooms cut fine.
"365 Foreign Dishes" by Unknown
If desired 1/2 pound bean sprouts may be cooked with the celery, and served in the Chow Mein.
"For Luncheon and Supper Guests" by Alice Bradley
After the bean is planted the heart or germ inside starts to sprout, and sends the root downward.
"Daddy Takes Us to the Garden" by Howard R. Garis
In February the Powamu, "bean sprouting," ceremony occurs, with very elaborate ritual signifying consecration of fields for planting.
"The Unwritten Literature of the Hopi" by Hattie Greene Lockett
Bean with one cotyledon removed, after sprouting had begun.
"The First Book of Farming" by Charles L. Goodrich
They also use the beans for sprouting.
"Northern Nut Growers Association Report of the Proceedings at the" by Various
We say the bean sprouts.
"The Renewal of Life; How and When to Tell the Story to the Young" by Margaret Warner Morley
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In news:

With Caramelized Brussels Sprouts and White Bean Ragout.
Chase Abadir, left, and Zynisha Hicks-Stevens cut green beans Thursday as part of an Early Sprouts preschool activity at Field School.
Salted-caramel sundae, roast carrot salad with avocado and bean sprouts, chicken liver toast.
Do you know a solider who craves bean sprouts with his MRE.
Bean sprouts are loaded with protein and they contain more vitamin A and C than regular beans — plus they're easier to digest.
My stomach contorts like a Frank Gehry building, and I lose my tofu and bean sprout dinner to the sirens of the sea.
Green bean casserole at 110 calories for 2/3 cup, cranberry sauce at 15 calories and roasted brussels sprouts (veggies.
Yaki Soba, adapted from The Wagamama Cookbook For the noodles 1 package soba noodles 1 bell pepper, red, orange, or yellow 1/2 large yellow onion Snap peas Bean sprouts Ginger root, peeled and grated Sesame seeds Vegetable oil.
Soba noodles , cooked and drained (drizzle with sesame oil after cooking) sesame seeds for garnish sliced raw vegetables of your choice (red pepper strips, carrot sticks, bean sprouts).
The pho ($8/$10.50) came with the usual thin rice noodles , and a saucer of bean sprouts and a lime wedge on the side.
2 cups fresh bean sprouts.
The Dan Dan Noodles dish features bean sprouts, scallions and chili-seared garlic soy sauce, and Clifton's Ted Muelhaupt had his cooked with beef.
Accompanied by bread, this Vietnamese-style herbed chicken, rice noodle and bean sprout soup is a complete meal.
And how many pizza joints can you name that feature dishes such as braised-beef short ribs, wood-roasted Brussels sprouts or white-bean stew.
Green Beans and Brussels Sprouts.
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