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Synonyms for chickpea

the seed of the chickpea plant

Asiatic herb cultivated for its short pods with one or two edible seeds

large white roundish Asiatic legume

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One of the pulses widely used in today's cuisine is the chick-pea, which is actually a bean that looks like a hazelnut.
The shop's teddy bears, with raw chick-pea or spelt husk fillings are safe for children to play with too.
CHICK-PEAS at the centre of a hygiene alert have been found on sale in the Midlands.
Participants urged the public to use paper or cotton bags for food that is normally hot when served fresh, such as traditional bread or chick-peas.
Eat a heart-healthy diet that includes fish, lean meats, skinless poultry, low-fat dairy products and lots of fresh fruits, vegetables, whole grains, and legumes (black beans, chick-peas, lentils, soybeans, split peas, kidney beans).