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Brazil nut

noun uk   /brəˈzɪlˌnʌt/ us  
[C] a large curved nut that grows in a hard, three-sided shell [C or U] ( also Brazil nut tree) a South American tree that produces a large, dry fruit filled with large three-sided nuts
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