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jump'ing bean"




the seed of any of certain Mexican plants of the genera Sebastiania and Sapium, of the spurge family: the movements of a moth larva inside the seed cause it to move about or jump. Also called Mexican jumping bean.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

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