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  • n. Alternative spelling of brazil nut.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • An oily, three-sided nut, the seed of the Bertholletia excelsa; the cream nut.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The seed of the fruit of Bertholletia excelsa, a tree of the natural order Myrtace√¶, a native of Guiana, Venezuela, and Brazil.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. tall South American tree bearing brazil nuts
  • n. three-sided tropical American nut with white oily meat and hard brown shell


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