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bataw [bátaw] n Plant species; Chinese peas used as a vegetable (as flat green pods used in stir-fried vegetable dishes). bátau Kag bataw ay mayaman sa protina. This family of beans is rich in protein. [The tender young pods are an excellent vegetable and eaten like string beans. Seeds are edible. They have the general characteristics of a string bean and are fairly good sources of calcium and iron.] Dolichos Lablab (Linn.) (sem. domains: 5.2.3.1 - Food from plants.)