HyperDic: brazil_nut

English > 2 senses of the expression brazil nut:
NOUNplantbrazil nut, brazil-nut tree, Bertholletia excelsatall South American tree bearing brazil nuts
foodbrazil nut, brazilthree-sided tropical American nut with white oily meat and hard brown shell
English > brazil nut: 2 senses > noun 1, plant
Meaningtall South American tree bearing brazil nuts.
Synonymsbrazil-nut tree, Bertholletia excelsa
Member ofBertholletia, genus Bertholletiabrazil nut
Partsbrazil nut, brazilthree-sided tropical American nut with white oily meat and hard brown shell
Broadernut treeTree bearing edible nuts
Spanishnuez de Brasil
English > brazil nut: 2 senses > noun 2, food
Meaningthree-sided tropical American nut with white oily meat and hard brown shell.
Synonymbrazil
Part ofbrazil nut, brazil-nut tree, Bertholletia excelsatall South American tree bearing brazil nuts
Broaderedible nutA hard-shelled seed consisting of an edible kernel or meat enclosed in a woody or leathery shell

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