baked bean

baked beans

plural noun
small white dried beans that have been baked, usually with salt pork, brown sugar or molasses, and seasonings.
Also called Boston baked beans.


Origin:
1825–35

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baked beans
 
pl n
haricot beans, baked and tinned in tomato sauce

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