apple nut


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Noun1.apple nut - nutlike seed of a South American palmapple nut - nutlike seed of a South American palm; the hard white shell takes a high polish and is used for e.g. buttons
ivory palm, ivory plant, ivory-nut palm, Phytelephas macrocarpa - a stemless palm tree of Brazil and Peru bearing ivory nuts
seed - a small hard fruit
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Judges Kenny Grimes, Ron Couture and Jessica Spencer tasted all eight entries, including Jell-O in orange slices, peanut butter and Jell-O sandwiches, fruit salad, cranberry cherry apple nut, and miniwatermelon slices.
The large selection of seasonal ingredients available in most places makes wonderful fall recipes, such as roasted root vegetables and apple nut muffins.