edible nut


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Noun1.edible nut - a hard-shelled seed consisting of an edible kernel or meat enclosed in a woody or leathery shelledible nut - a hard-shelled seed consisting of an edible kernel or meat enclosed in a woody or leathery shell
bunya bunya - nut tasting like roasted chestnuts; a staple food of Australian aborigines
goober, goober pea, monkey nut, groundnut, earthnut, peanut - pod of the peanut vine containing usually 2 nuts or seeds; `groundnut' and `monkey nut' are British terms
almond - oval-shaped edible seed of the almond tree
quandong nut - edible nutlike seed of the quandong fruit
beechnut - small sweet triangular nut of any of various beech trees
walnut - nut of any of various walnut trees having a wrinkled two-lobed seed with a hard shell
brazil, brazil nut - three-sided tropical American nut with white oily meat and hard brown shell
butternut - oily egg-shaped nut of an American tree of the walnut family
souari nut - a large nutlike seed of a South American tree
cashew nut, cashew - kidney-shaped nut edible only when roasted
chestnut - edible nut of any of various chestnut trees of the genus Castanea
chincapin, chinkapin, chinquapin - small nut of either of two small chestnut trees of the southern United States; resembles a hazelnut
cob, cobnut, filbert, hazelnut - nut of any of several trees of the genus Corylus
cocoanut, coconut - large hard-shelled oval nut with a fibrous husk containing thick white meat surrounding a central cavity filled (when fresh) with fluid or milk
grugru nut - nut of Brazilian or West Indian palms
hickory nut - small hard-shelled nut of North American hickory trees especially the shagbark hickories
macadamia nut - nutlike seed with sweet and crisp white meat
pecan - smooth brown oval nut of south central United States
pignolia, pine nut, pinon nut - edible seed of any of several nut pines especially some pinons of southwestern North America
pistachio nut, pistachio - nut of Mediterranean trees having an edible green kernel
nut - usually large hard-shelled seed
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These chestnut trees produce an edible nut, commonly referred to as the chestnut, which widely is popular around the world.
In turn, hell sell off lots to a few commercial shellers who will move the edible nut meats into the domestic and export markets.
The former is the traditional school boy (and girl) entertainer and should not be eaten and the latter is the delicious edible nut probably best known for its stuffing association.
Which edible nut is obtained from the tree Prunus amygdalus?
Its share of the world nut market has continued to drop since the 1970s and is now less than 2 percent of the global edible nut trade.
Antioxidant and antiproliferative activities of common edible nut.
According to Business Insider, the actual edible nut is removed and replaced with paper and concrete and then glued shut again.
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In addition, the trees yield a sweet edible nut, considered by many to be a delicacy, and syrup similar to that of maple.
a wrinkled edible nut that comes from a tall tree with hard strong wood