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1A tropical plant of the pea family that produces extremely poisonous, shiny, scarlet beans with a black eye.
- ‘Two extremely toxic plants are castor bean and precatory bean or rosary pea (Abrus).’
- 1.1The beans of the rosary pea plant.
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The definitions of ‘buddy’ and ‘bro’ in the OED have recently been revised. We explore their history and increase in popularity.