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beanstalk

[been-stawk] /ˈbinˌstɔk/
noun
1.
the stem of a bean plant.
Origin
1790-1800
1790-1800; bean + stalk1
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  • They won't grow into a mammoth beanstalk leading to a giant's castle and gold.
  • Irradiation could not have increased the height of the beanstalk.
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beanstalk

/ˈbiːnˌstɔːk/
noun
1.
the stem of a bean plant
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