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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.]
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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]
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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]
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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
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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
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1971, 1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992, 1993, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2003, 2005

cashew

[ˈkæʃuː] n (also cashew nut) → noix f de cajoucash flow
ncash-flow m, marge f brute d'autofinancement
modif [problem] → de cash-flow
Collins English/French Electronic Resource. © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

cashew

n (= tree)Nierenbaum m; (= nut)Cashewnuss f
Collins German Dictionary – Complete and Unabridged 7th Edition 2005. © William Collins Sons & Co. Ltd. 1980 © HarperCollins Publishers 1991, 1997, 1999, 2004, 2005, 2007

cashew

[kæˈʃuː] n (also cashew nut) → anacardio
Collins Italian Dictionary 1st Edition © HarperCollins Publishers 1995

cashew

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

n anacardo
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Tree Nuts Market Worldwide Research Report by Type (Chestnuts, Walnuts, Cashew Nuts, Almonds, Pistachios, Hazelnuts, Brazil Nuts and others), Form (Roasted, Whole, Powder, Splits and others), Application (Direst consumption/Culinary purpose, Bakery and Confectionery and others) and Region - Forecast to 2024
Great Quest has launched commercial operations of Ivoirienne de Noix de Cajou ('INCajou'), the pending acquisition established to process cashew nuts in Cote d'Ivoire.
Vietnam imported around 53% of the world's raw cashew nuts and India accounted for 45% last year.
Nigeria is rated the fourth largest producer of cashew nuts in Africa and seventh in the world, with the bulk of its raw cashew nuts and cashew kernels exported to Vietnam and India.
As consumers demand healthier snacking options, the European and North American market for cashew nuts is expected to continue to grow.
Our commitment is to promote, increase the production and productivity of oil crops such as macadamia in the highlands and coconut and cashew nuts in the lowlands," he said.
He said two additional children who had accompanied the four victims and witnessed the event said the six had gone to pick cashew nuts at a plantation, near an area known as Kilometre 6 on Saturday morning.
chopped, 1tbsp almonds -- sliced, few cashew nuts -- for garnish
figure By BAYA SAMUEL A decade since the government banned the export of cashew nuts, the industry continues to face many problems.
In his latest cookbook 'Vegan Christmas' for instance, the chef from Cardiff, United Kingdom makes the classic canape smoked 'salmon' with cream cheese, capers and dill using sheets of nori, carrots and cashew nuts.
* 1/2 cup ghee * 1/2 cup semolina * 1/2 cup pineapple, chopped * Water, as required * 1/2 cup sugar * Saffron strands, soaked in 1 tablespoon warm water * 1/2 teaspoon cardamom powder * 7 raisins * 7 pistachios, sliced * 7 cashew nuts, sliced Preparation First heat ghee in a wok and add semolina.