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soy·bean

(soy'bēn),
The bean of the climbing herb Glycine soja or G. hispida (family Leguminosae); a bean rich in protein and containing little starch; it is the source of soybean oil; soybean flour is used in preparing a bread for diabetic patients, in feeding formulas for infants who are unable to tolerate cow's milk, and for adults allergic to cow's milk.
Synonym(s): soja, soya
[Hind. soyā, fennel]

soya bean

An edible high-protein legume (Glycine max), which is used to produce a wide range of food products.

soy·bean

(soy'bēn)
The bean of the climbing herb Glycine soja or G. hispida; rich in protein and containing little starch; used in preparing a bread for diabetic patients, in feeding formulas for infants who are unable to tolerate cow's milk, and for adults allergic to cow's milk.
[Hind. soyā, fennel]
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On month-on-month basis, the soyabean imports witnessed increase of 34.54 percent in March 2019 when compared to the imports of $8.150 million in February 2019, according to the data.
On month-on-month basis, the soyabean imports into the country increased by 133.82 percent in June 2018 when compared to the imports of $4.764 million in May 2018, the data revealed.
But mainly I offer the parable of the soyabeans as a warning against what's going to happen later this month, when the advance estimate of second-quarter GDP comes in.
The effect of replacement of soyabean meal with silkworm meal on haematological parameters is shown in Tables III and IV indicates the same on carcass quality.Albumin was higher in D1 group in comparison with other groups (P 0.05).
The ingredients providing proteins are taken to be soyabean and Moringa oleifera.
In the first phase total 274 samples were processed which were enriched in soyabean casein digest broth.
According to the second advance estimates, the production of soyabean is expected to rise 6.14 per cent in 2012-13.
The objectives of the study were to (i) analyse the nutritive value of the various parts of the vegetable and grain soyabean plants; (ii) assess the potential contributions of the soybean parts to soil fertility; (iii) determine the liming potential of the soyabean crop; and (iv) determine the forage potential of soybeans as livestock feeds.
The drought in the USA, which supplies nearly half the world's exports of corn and much of its soyabeans and wheat, has affected consumers from Egypt to China and we are told that consumers in Wales and across the UK will be next.
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He claimed to have seen 20 feet of soyabean meal - described as having the texture of biscuit crumbs - previously collapse at the plant.
Soyabean imports, which were 10 million tonnes 10 years ago, may reach 57 million tonnes in 2010-2011, the report said, citing a US Department of Agriculture forecast.