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  • proper n. A taxonomic genus, within family Caryocaraceae, comprising various species of neotropical tree, all of which can be used for timber and some of which produce edible nuts.

Etymologies

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From Ancient Greek κάρυον (karuon, "nut, kernel") + κάρα (karā, "head").

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