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ha·zel·nut

 (hā′zəl-nŭt′)
n.
1. The edible nut of a hazel, having a hard smooth brown shell. Also called filbert.
2. See hazel.

hazelnut

(ˈheɪzəlˌnʌt)
n
(Plants) the nut of a hazel shrub, having a smooth shiny hard shell. Also called: filbert, cobnut (Brit) or cob (Brit)

ha•zel•nut

(ˈheɪ zəlˌnʌt)

n.
the nut of the hazel; filbert.
[before 900]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.hazelnut - any of several shrubs or small trees of the genus Corylus bearing edible nuts enclosed in a leafy huskhazelnut - any of several shrubs or small trees of the genus Corylus bearing edible nuts enclosed in a leafy husk
cob, cobnut, filbert, hazelnut - nut of any of several trees of the genus Corylus
Corylus, genus Corylus - deciduous monoecious nut-bearing shrubs of small trees: hazel; sometimes placed in the subfamily or family Corylaceae
hazel - the fine-grained wood of a hazelnut tree (genus Corylus) and the hazel tree (Australian genus Pomaderris)
American hazel, Corylus americana - nut-bearing shrub of eastern North America
cobnut, Corylus avellana, Corylus avellana grandis, filbert - small nut-bearing tree much grown in Europe
beaked hazelnut, Corylus cornuta - hazel of western United States with conspicuous beaklike involucres on the nuts
nut tree - tree bearing edible nuts
2.hazelnut - nut of any of several trees of the genus Corylus
edible nut - a hard-shelled seed consisting of an edible kernel or meat enclosed in a woody or leathery shell
hazelnut, hazelnut tree, hazel - any of several shrubs or small trees of the genus Corylus bearing edible nuts enclosed in a leafy husk
Translations
avellana
lískový ořechlískový oříšek
hasselnød
avelo
فندق
hasselpähkinä
lješnjak
mogyoró
ヘーゼルナッツ
개암
lešnikleska
hasselnöt
ถั่วเฮเซลนัท
quả phỉ

hazelnut

[ˈheɪzlnʌt] Navellana f

hazelnut

[ˈheɪzəlnʌt] nnoisette f

hazelnut

nHaselnuss f

hazelnut

[ˈheɪzlˌnʌt] nnocciola

hazelnut

بُنْدُقَة lískový oříšek hasselnød Haselnuss φουντούκι avellana hasselpähkinä noisette lješnjak nocciola ヘーゼルナッツ 개암 hazelnoot hasselnøtt orzech laskowy avelã фундук hasselnöt ถั่วเฮเซลนัท fındık quả phỉ 榛实
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