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walnutnoun [C/U]

 us   /ˈwɔl·nət, -ˌnʌt/
a ​nut with a hard ​shell, the ​tree that ​produces these ​nuts, or the ​wood from the ​tree
(Definition of walnut from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)







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walnutnoun [C or U]

uk   /ˈwɔːl.nʌt/  us   /ˈwɑːl-/
a ​nut with a ​slightlybittertaste and a ​series of ​folds in it and a hard ​shell, or (the ​expensive, ​lightbrownwood from) the ​tree that ​produces these ​nuts
(Definition of walnut from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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