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from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • 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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