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nut

noun   /nʌt/
the dry fruit of some trees that grows in a hard shell, and can often be eaten fruto seco a Brazil nut
a piece of metal with a hole in it that you screw onto a bolt (= a metal pin) to hold pieces of wood or metal together tuerca
(Definition of nut from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

nut

noun /nat/
a fruit consisting of a single seed in a hard shell fruto seco a hazelnut a walnut.
a small round piece of metal with a hole through it, for screwing on the end of a bolt to hold pieces of wood, metal etc together tuerca a nut and bolt.
nutty adjective ( comparative nuttier, superlative nuttiest)
containing, or tasting of, nuts que sabe a nuez a nutty flavour.
a slang word for mad chalado He’s quite nutty.
nutcracker noun
(usually in plural) an instrument for cracking nuts open cascanueces a pair of nutcrackers.
nutshell noun
the hard covering of a nut. cáscara de nuez
in a nutshell
expressed, described etc very briefly en pocas palabras I’ll tell you the story in a nutshell.
(Definition of nut from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)
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