sugar snap pea
noun Date: 1979 snap pea

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • sugar snap pea — n. a variety of tall pea plant with thick, edible pods containing large smooth peas * * * …   Universalium

  • sugar snap pea — n. a variety of tall pea plant with thick, edible pods containing large smooth peas …   English World 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 snap pea — noun a pea, the pods of which, like those of the snow pea, are eaten whole; the contained seeds are smaller and sweeter than those of the usual green pea, but larger than those of the snow pea. Also, sugar snap, snap pea …   Australian English dictionary

  • sugar snap pea. — See snap pea. [1975 80] * * * …   Universalium

  • sugar snap pea. — See snap pea. [1975 80] …   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 — (also sugar snap pea) ► NOUN ▪ mangetout, especially of a variety with thicker and more rounded pods …   English terms dictionary

  • snap pea — noun variety of pea plant producing peas having crisp rounded edible pods • Syn: ↑sugar snap pea • Hypernyms: ↑edible pod pea, ↑edible podded pea, ↑Pisum sativum macrocarpon * * * noun : an edible podded pea having roundish pods that are easily… …   Useful english dictionary

  • sugar snap — (also sugar snap pea, sugar pea) noun mangetout, especially one of a variety with thicker and more rounded pods …   English new terms dictionary

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