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Definition of walnut
WalnutWalnut Wal"nut, n. [OE. walnot, AS. wealh-hnutu a Welsh or
foreign nut, a walnut; wealh foreign, strange, n., a
Welshman, Celt (akin to OHG. Walh, properly, a Celt, from the
name of a Celtic tribe, in L. Volcae) + hnutu a nut; akin to
D. walnoot, G. walnuss, Icel. valhnot, Sw. valn["o]t, Dan
valn["o]d. See Nut, and cf. Welsh.] (Bot.)
The fruit or nut of any tree of the genus Juglans; also,
the tree, and its timber. The seven or eight known species
are all natives of the north temperate zone. walnut Note: In some parts of America, especially in New England,
the name walnut is given to several species of hickory
(Carya), and their fruit.
Ash-leaved walnut, a tree (Juglans fraxinifolia), native
Black walnut, a North American tree (J. nigra) valuable
for its purplish brown wood, which is extensively used in
cabinetwork and for gunstocks. The nuts are thick-shelled,
and nearly globular.
English, or European, walnut, a tree (J. regia),
native of Asia from the Caucasus to Japan, valuable for
its timber and for its excellent nuts, which are also
called Madeira nuts.
Walnut brown, a deep warm brown color, like that of the
heartwood of the black walnut.
Walnut oil, oil extracted from walnut meats. It is used in
cooking, making soap, etc.
White walnut, a North American tree (J. cinerea), bearing
long, oval, thick-shelled, oily nuts, commonly called
butternuts. See Butternut.
Meaning of walnut from wikipedia
- A walnut
is the nut of any tree of the genus Juglans
(Family Juglandaceae), particularly
or English walnut
regia. A walnut
nigra, the eastern American black walnut
, is a species
tree in the walnut
family, Juglandaceae, native
America. It grows...
Cr**** is a city in Contra Costa
County, California, United
in the East Bay region
of the San Francisco
Bay Area, about
- the Persian walnut
, English walnut
, Carpathian walnut
, Madeira walnut
, or especially
Britain, common walnut
, is an Old World walnut
****ociated with the area is Walnut
Station. Walnut Grove
in 1874. It was named
for a grove
of black walnut trees
near the original
- Walnut trees
are any species
of tree in the plant genus
Juglans, the type genus
of the family
Juglandaceae, the seeds
to as walnuts...
oil is oil extracted
regia. The oil contains polyunsaturated fatty
acids, monounsaturated fatty
acids, and saturated
- A walnut
is the nut of any tree of the genus
may also refer
regia, the Persian, English, or common walnut
, a tree which
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