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cash·ew

 (kăsh′o͞o, kə-sho͞o′)
n.
1. A tropical American evergreen tree (Anacardium occidentale) widely cultivated for its edible seeds.
2. The kidney-shaped seed of this tree.

[Probably Portuguese acajú, from Tupí, from cajú, yellow fruit, acidic.]

cashew

(ˈkæʃuː; kæˈʃuː)
n
1. (Plants) a tropical American anacardiaceous evergreen tree, Anacardium occidentale, bearing kidney-shaped nuts that protrude from a fleshy receptacle
2. (Plants) Also called: cashew nut the edible nut of this tree
[C18: from Portuguese cajú, from Tupi acajú]

cash•ew

(ˈkæʃ u, kəˈʃu)

n.
1. a tropical American tree, Anacardiumoccidentale, with leathery leaves and yellowish pink flowers in open clusters.
2. Also called cash′ew nut`. the small, kidney-shaped, edible nut of this tree.
[1695–1705; < Portuguese cajú]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.cashew - tropical American evergreen tree bearing kidney-shaped nuts that are edible only when roastedcashew - tropical American evergreen tree bearing kidney-shaped nuts that are edible only when roasted
cashew nut, cashew - kidney-shaped nut edible only when roasted
Anacardium, genus Anacardium - type genus of the Anacardiaceae: cashew
nut tree - tree bearing edible nuts
2.cashew - kidney-shaped nut edible only when roastedcashew - kidney-shaped nut edible only when roasted
edible nut - a hard-shelled seed consisting of an edible kernel or meat enclosed in a woody or leathery shell
Anacardium occidentale, cashew, cashew tree - tropical American evergreen tree bearing kidney-shaped nuts that are edible only when roasted
Translations
بُنْدُق شَجَر البَلاذُر الأمريكيشَجَرُ البَلاذُر الأمريكيكَاجُو
kešukešúoříšek kešú
cashewnødcashew-
cashewpähkinä
indijski oraščić
kesu
kasíuhneta, nÿrnahnetanÿrna-, kasíu-
カシューナッツ
캐슈
anakardžio riešutas
anakardija
cajucastanha de caju
oriešok kešu
cashewnöt
เมล็ดมะม่วงหิมพานต์
baladurbaladur fıstığıHint fıstığı
cây điều

cashew

[kæˈʃuː] N (also cashew nut) → anacardo m

cashew

[ˈkæʃuː] n (also cashew nut) → noix f de cajoucash flow
ncash-flow m, marge f brute d'autofinancement
modif [problem] → de cash-flow

cashew

n (= tree)Nierenbaum m; (= nut)Cashewnuss f

cashew

[kæˈʃuː] n (also cashew nut) → anacardio

cashew

(ˈkӕʃuː) noun
a type of small nut. Is that a cashew?
adjective
a cashew nut.

cashew

كَاجُو kešu cashewnød Cashewnuss φιστίκι κάσιους anacardo cashewpähkinä noix de cajou indijski oraščić anacardio カシューナッツ 캐슈 cashewnoot cashew-nøtt nerkowiec caju кешью cashewnöt เมล็ดมะม่วงหิมพานต์ Hint fıstığı cây điều 腰果

cashew

n anacardo
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The association said Nigeria produced 220,000 metric tonnes of cashew nuts out of World's total of 2.
The boy was gambling using cashew nuts, in a game that whoever wins would take all the cashew nuts the other boys had.
The main market for raw cashew nuts is Vietnam, and Vinacas wants to build a strong relationship with us for the future, so that we will have enough cashews for export.
The boy was mad after he lost the game which is played with cards with each of the player having cashew nuts which are surrendered to the winner.
Roasted cashew nuts, almonds, walnuts, dates, pine dates, pistachio, peanuts and many other dry furuits are available in the market.
The Board of Investments (BOI) recently gave the nod to the application of R-LEY TRADING as an expanding export producer of roasted cashew nuts.
In a blender, grind cashew nuts into a fine powder.
Add the cashew nuts and cornflake cereals (if desired) and stir to mix.
Ingredients * 1/3 cup chopped cashew nuts * 1/3 cup chopped peanuts * 2 big green mangoes * 1/3 cup chopped fresh coriander * 1/3 cup chopped mint * 2 tablespoons lime juice * 4 teaspoons granulated sugar * 4 teaspoons soya sauce * 1 tablespoon oil * 1/4 teaspoon Thai chilli sauce * 1 red bell pepper thinly sliced * 1 cup thinly sliced red onion Preparation In a skillet or toaster oven, toast cashew nuts and peanuts over medium heat until fragrant and golden, about 8 minutes; set aside.
Place cashew nuts in a bowl, cover with cold water and leave to soak for six to eight hours (preferably overnight).
Place the cashew nuts in a bowl, cover with cold water and leave to soak for six to eight hours (preferably overnight).