sugar pea
noun Date: 1707 snow pea

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  • sugar pea — noun 1. variety of pea plant producing peas having thin flat edible pods • Syn: ↑snow pea • Hypernyms: ↑edible pod pea, ↑edible podded pea, ↑Pisum sativum macrocarpon 2. green peas with flat edible pods • Syn: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • sugar pea — sėjamojo žirnio stambiasėklis varietetas statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Pupinių šeimos daržovinis kultūrinis augalas (Pisum sativum var. macrocarpon). atitikmenys: lot. Pisum sativum var. macrocarpon angl. edible pod pea; snow pea; sugar… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • sugar pea — sug′ar pea n. pln snow pea • Etymology: 1700–10 …   From formal English to slang

  • sugar pea. — See snow pea. [1700 10] * * * …   Universalium

  • sugar pea — noun A vegetable pea eaten when immature, mangetout …   Wiktionary

  • sugar pea — /ˈʃugə pi/ (say shoohguh pee) noun → snow pea …   Australian English dictionary

  • sugar pea. — See snow pea. [1700 10] …   Useful english dictionary

  • sugar snap — pea or sugar snap noun A variety of pea cultivated by crossing a mangetout with another pea • • • Main Entry: ↑sugar * * * ˈsugar snap 7 [sugar snap] (also ˌsugar snap ˈpea …   Useful english dictionary

  • sugar snap pea — noun 1. variety of pea plant producing peas having crisp rounded edible pods • Syn: ↑snap pea • Hypernyms: ↑edible pod pea, ↑edible podded pea, ↑Pisum sativum macrocarpon 2. green peas with edible pods that are very crisp and not flat …   Useful english dictionary

  • sugar — n. & v. n. 1 a sweet crystalline substance obtained from various plants, esp. the sugar cane and sugar beet, used in cookery, confectionery, brewing, etc.; sucrose. 2 Chem. any of a group of soluble usu. sweet tasting crystalline carbohydrates… …   Useful english dictionary

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