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- n. A pine nut; the edible seed of a pine tree.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The seed of the nut- or stone-pine of southern Europe, Pinus Pinea, or its kernel. These are eaten like almonds and are used in confectionery. See nut-pine and stone-pine under pine.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. edible seed of any of several nut pines especially some pinons of southwestern North America
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