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beech·nut

 (bēch′nŭt′)
n.
The small, three-sided nut of a beech tree.
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beechnut

(ˈbiːtʃˌnʌt)
n
(Plants) the small brown triangular edible nut of the beech tree. See also beechmast
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beech•nut

(ˈbitʃˌnʌt)

n.
the nut of the beech.
[1730–40]
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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.beechnut - small sweet triangular nut of any of various beech treesbeechnut - small sweet triangular nut of any of various beech trees
edible nut - a hard-shelled seed consisting of an edible kernel or meat enclosed in a woody or leathery shell
beech, beech tree - any of several large deciduous trees with rounded spreading crowns and smooth grey bark and small sweet edible triangular nuts enclosed in burs; north temperate regions
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Translations

beechnut

[ˈbiːtʃnʌt] Nhayuco m
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beechnut

[ˈbiːtʃˌnʌt] nfaggina
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The name buckwheat comes from the Dutch word bockweit, which means "beech wheat" for the pyramid-shaped whole kernels (called groats) that resemble those of the larger beechnut tree and its similarities to wheat.
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We chewed our Fruit Stripe and Beechnut clove gum all through the interminably long service.