beanstalk
beanstalk \beanstalk\ n. 1. stem of a bean plant. [WordNet 1.5]

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  • beanstalk — [bēn′stôk΄] n. the main stem of a bean plant …   English World dictionary

  • beanstalk — UK [ˈbiːnˌstɔːk] / US [ˈbɪnˌstɔk] noun [countable] Word forms beanstalk : singular beanstalk plural beanstalks the stem of a bean plant …   English dictionary

  • beanstalk — /been stawk /, n. the stem of a bean plant. [1790 1800; BEAN + STALK1] * * * …   Universalium

  • beanstalk — noun a) The stem of a bean plant, proverbially fast growing and tall. b) A tall, slim person …   Wiktionary

  • beanstalk — bean|stalk [ bin,stɔk ] noun count the stem of a bean plant …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • beanstalk — n. stem of a bean plant …   English contemporary dictionary

  • beanstalk — noun the stem of a bean plant …   English new terms dictionary

  • beanstalk — bean•stalk [[t]ˈbinˌstɔk[/t]] n. bot the stem of a bean plant • Etymology: 1790–1800 …   From formal English to slang

  • beanstalk — /ˈbinstɔk/ (say beenstawk) noun 1. the stem of a bean plant. 2. → beanpole (def. 2) …   Australian English dictionary

  • beanstalk — n. the stem of a bean plant …   Useful english dictionary

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