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

  • n. The nuts of the beech tree; beechnuts.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. the fruit of the beech tree; beechnuts

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. the nuts of the beech, esp. as they lie under the trees, in autumn.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The mast or nuts of the beech-tree, from which an oil is obtained.


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