a small, bean-shaped, usually brightly colored candy with a hard sugar coating and a firm gelatinous filling.

1900–05, Americanism; jelly + bean Unabridged
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jellybean (ˈdʒɛlɪˌbiːn)
a bean-shaped sweet with a brightly coloured coating around a gelatinous filling

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Example sentences
One of them began sticking his jellybean atoms together in the shape of alternating pentagons and hexagons.
It always produced many laughs to catch a trout on a jellybean.
Mitochondria are jellybean-shaped structures whose jobs include making the fuel that our cells use to power everything they do.
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