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from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition

  • n. A tropical South American evergreen tree (Bertholletia excelsa) having globose, woody fruit and edible, dark brown, three-sided seeds.
  • n. The seed of this tree.

Etymologies

After Brazil .
(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)

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