from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. The edible seed of the cashew tree.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. The seed of the cashew tree, often viewed as a nut in the culinary sense, though in the botanical sense classified as a seed.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. the large, kidney-shaped fruit of the cashew, which is edible after the caustic oil has been expelled from the shell by roasting the nut.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. kidney-shaped nut edible only when roasted
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