nut tree


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Noun1.Nut tree - tree bearing edible nutsnut tree - tree bearing edible nuts    
Cola acuminata, goora nut, kola, kola nut tree, kola nut - tree bearing large brown nuts containing e.g. caffeine; source of cola extract
macadamia, macadamia tree - any tree of the genus Macadamia
hazelnut, hazelnut tree, hazel - any of several shrubs or small trees of the genus Corylus bearing edible nuts enclosed in a leafy husk
walnut tree, walnut - any of various trees of the genus Juglans
hickory tree, hickory - American hardwood tree bearing edible nuts
Carya illinoensis, Carya illinoinsis, pecan tree, pecan - tree of southern United States and Mexico cultivated for its nuts
wing nut, wing-nut - any tree of the genus Pterocarya; fruit is a small winged nutlet; Caucasus to southeastern Asia
Bertholletia excelsa, brazil nut, brazil-nut tree - tall South American tree bearing brazil nuts
Anacardium occidentale, cashew, cashew tree - tropical American evergreen tree bearing kidney-shaped nuts that are edible only when roasted
pistachio, pistachio tree, Pistacia vera - small tree of southern Europe and Asia Minor bearing small hard-shelled nuts
angiospermous tree, flowering tree - any tree having seeds and ovules contained in the ovary
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The scientific name for which nut tree is derived from the Latin for 'Jupiter's acorn'?
Wolpert submitted a funding proposal for $40,000 to the California Fruit Tree, Nut Tree and Grapevine Improvement Advisory Board, as traditional research funding sources, like the American Vineyard Foundation, recently have been spread thin.
It is a small evergreen oak, growing to 30 feet tall with simple, wavy leaves shaped like those of a macadamia nut tree.
Castanha do Para, or Brazil nut tree (Bertholletia excelsa), is described as the tallest and most impressive tree in the Amazon forest.
The nonprofit group provides training in fruit and nut tree propagation to subsistence farmers in Third World countries.
The 'All-in-One' genetic semidwarf almond is the most available nut tree in California.
M2 EQUITYBITES-October 28, 2015-Investcorp, Nut Tree Capital partner to give investors access to high-yield value credit strategy
The Maynards own the five star 18th-Century Frampton House, located in the Dorset countryside, while eco-friendly Nut Tree Farm, set in the heart of Somerset is the pride of Melvyn and Anne.
It was soaring high over the rainforest canopy, hunting for food to give to its partner to feed the two chicks squawking in their nest wedged high in a brazil nut tree.
Both sound proactive management of natural Brazil nut tree populations and protection of the larger primary forest areas where the trees are found are required to avert the decline of Brazil nut populations and the erosion of this cornerstone of the Amazonian economy,' the scientists wrote.
This new store will open on the site of the Nut Tree, a legendary rest stop between Sacramento and San Francisco.
Tenders are invited for Work includes: traffic signal improvements, including installation of vehicle detector loops, traffic signals, modifications to the existing median on nut tree road, accessible ramp construction, and signage and striping.