HyperDic: edible_nut

English > 1 sense of the expression edible nut:
NOUNfoodedible nuta hard-shelled seed consisting of an edible kernel or meat enclosed in a woody or leathery shell
English > edible nut: 1 sense > noun 1, food
MeaningA hard-shelled seed consisting of an edible kernel or meat enclosed in a woody or leathery shell.
Narroweralmondoval-shaped edible seed of the almond tree
beechnutsmall sweet triangular nut of any of various beech trees
brazil nut, brazilthree-sided tropical American nut with white oily meat and hard brown shell
bunya bunyanut tasting like roasted chestnuts
butternutoily egg-shaped nut of an American tree of the walnut family
cashew, cashew nutkidney-shaped nut edible only when roasted
chestnutedible nut of any of various chestnut trees of the genus Castanea
chincapin, chinkapin, chinquapinsmall nut of either of two small chestnut trees of the southern United States
coconut, cocoanutlarge hard-shelled oval nut with a fibrous husk containing thick white meat surrounding a central cavity filled (when fresh) with fluid or milk
grugru nutnut of Brazilian or West Indian palms
hazelnut, filbert, cobnut, cobnut of any of several trees of the genus Corylus
hickory nutsmall hard-shelled nut of North American hickory trees especially the shagbark hickories
macadamia nutnutlike seed with sweet and crisp white meat
peanut, earthnut, goober, goober pea, groundnut, monkey nutpod of the peanut vine containing usually 2 nuts or seeds
pecanSmooth brown oval nut of south central United States
pine nut, pignolia, pinon nutedible seed of any of several nut pines especially some pinons of southwestern North America
pistachio, pistachio nutnut of Mediterranean trees having an edible green kernel
quandong nutedible nutlike seed of the quandong fruit
souari nutA large nutlike seed of a South American tree
walnutnut of any of various walnut trees having a wrinkled two-lobed seed with a hard shell
Broadernutusually large hard-shelled seed

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