HyperDic: juglans_cinerea

English > 1 sense of the expression Juglans cinerea:
NOUNplantJuglans cinerea, butternut, butternut tree, white walnutNorth American walnut tree having light-brown wood and edible nuts
English > Juglans cinerea: 1 sense > noun 1, plant
MeaningNorth American walnut tree having light-brown wood and edible nuts; source of a light-brown dye.
Synonymsbutternut, butternut tree, white walnut
Member ofJuglans, genus Juglanstype genus of the Juglandaceae
Partsbutternutoily egg-shaped nut of an American tree of the walnut family
Broaderwalnut, walnut treeAny of various trees of the genus Juglans

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