from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. See shagbark.
- n. An eastern North American hickory (Carya laciniosa) having shaggy bark, pinnately compound leaves, and large, compressed, globose, reddish or yellow nuts.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A species of hickory (Carya alba) whose outer bark is loose and peeling; a shagbark.
- n. The nut of this tree.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A species of hickory (Carya alba) whose outer bark is loose and peeling; a shagbark; also, its nut.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. Either of two hickories of eastern North America, so named from the loose, flat, strap-like scales of the bark on old trees.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. North American hickory having loose grey shaggy bark and edible nuts
shell + bark (Wiktionary)