monkey nut


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monkey nut

n
(Plants) Brit another name for a peanut
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.monkey nut - pod of the peanut vine containing usually 2 nuts or seedsmonkey nut - pod of the peanut vine containing usually 2 nuts or seeds; `groundnut' and `monkey nut' are British terms
edible nut - a hard-shelled seed consisting of an edible kernel or meat enclosed in a woody or leathery shell
Arachis hypogaea, peanut vine, peanut - widely cultivated American plant cultivated in tropical and warm regions; showy yellow flowers on stalks that bend over to the soil so that seed pods ripen underground
Translations
búrsky oriešok

monkey nut

n (Brit) → nocciolina americana, arachide f

monkey

(ˈmaŋki) noun
1. an animal of the type most like man, especially those which are small and have long tails (ie not the apes).
2. a mischievous child. Their son is a little monkey.
verb
(especially with with) to meddle or interfere. Who's been monkeying (about) with the television set?
monkey business
mishievous or illegal happenings etc.
monkey nutpeanut
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A Pecan B Macadamia C Cashew D Monkey nut QUESTION 14 - for 14 points: Which composer's Cantata No 208 contains the number Sheep May Safely Graze?
is one of about 230 species of the genus, which, as most folk know, is a member of the Myrtle family, and is therefore distantly related to the Pomegranate (Punica), the Monkey Nut (Lecythis), and more loosely to Melaleuca, Callistemon, Tristania, and Eugenia.
Many a family day is happily spent visiting them, taking the chance to feed them and watching them scuttle away to hide the odd monkey nut or hold them in their tiny paws as they nibbles away at this welcome treasure.
After Dylan's death, Florence recalled: "I was picking the monkey nut shells out of my chairs for months after he died.
The titles nominated for Children Aged Six and Under are: Weasels by Elys Dolan; Leigh Hodgkinson's Troll Swap, Adam and Charlotte Guillain's Spaghetti with the Yeti; Monkey Nut by Simon Rickerty; Do Not Enter the Monkey Zoo by Amy Sparkes and Sam Taplin's Noisy Bottoms.
Birds can be just as fussy as us, different birds like different foods, so the more variety you are able to put out the more chance of getting a wide variety of birds MONKEY NUT KEBABS YOU will need a wire coathanger, peanuts in their shells, wire cutting pliers and a piece of string.
Who would have thought that a little monkey nut would cause so much dissension and quarrelling among the red and blue creatures?
a beautiful red squirrel enjoys monkey nuts Red squirrel with a monkey nut Another red is up and away Setting one up to catch greys
Birds can be just as fussy as us, different birds like different foods, the more variety you are able to out the more chance of getting a variety of birds MONKEY NUT KEBABS YOU will need a wire coathanger, peanuts in their shells, wire cutting pliers and a piece of string.
The maintenance worker has completed similar stunts including, during 2003, rolling a monkey nut seven miles with his nose from Goldsmiths College in New Cross, south London to Number 10 Downing Street in protest at student loan debts.
It looks like a bean shoot, cooks like a bean shoot and can be added to dishes like a bean shoot ( but it tastes like a monkey nut.
A man protesting against student debt completed the bizarre stunt yesterday of rolling a monkey nut seven miles to Downing Street using only his nose.