pignut hickory

noun
an American hickory tree having bitter nuts
Hypernyms: ↑hickory, ↑hickory tree
Member Holonyms: ↑Carya, ↑genus Carya

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noun
see pignut 2b

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  • Pignut Hickory — Taxobox name = Pignut Hickory image width = 240px image caption = regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Fagales familia = Juglandaceae genus = Carya species = C. glabra binomial = Carya glabra Pignut hickory (… …   Wikipedia

  • pignut hickory — karčioji karija statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Riešutmedinių šeimos medieninis augalas (Carya cordiformis), paplitęs Šiaurės Amerikoje. atitikmenys: lot. Carya cordiformis angl. bitternut; bitternut hickory; pignut; pignut hickory; swamp… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • pignut hickory — plikoji karija statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Riešutmedinių šeimos medieninis augalas (Carya glabra), paplitęs Šiaurės Amerikoje. atitikmenys: lot. Carya glabra angl. pignut hickory; sweet pignut šaltinis Valstybinės lietuvių kalbos… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • hickory tree — noun American hardwood tree bearing edible nuts • Syn: ↑hickory • Hypernyms: ↑nut tree • Hyponyms: ↑water hickory, ↑bitter pecan, ↑water bitternut, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • pignut — karčioji karija statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Riešutmedinių šeimos medieninis augalas (Carya cordiformis), paplitęs Šiaurės Amerikoje. atitikmenys: lot. Carya cordiformis angl. bitternut; bitternut hickory; pignut; pignut hickory; swamp… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • Hickory — Taxobox name = Hickory image width = 230px image caption = Hickory at Morton Arboretum Accession 29 U 10 regnum = Plantae divisio = Magnoliophyta classis = Magnoliopsida ordo = Fagales familia = Juglandaceae genus = Carya genus authority = Nutt.… …   Wikipedia

  • Hickory — Hick o*ry, n. [North American Indian pawcohiccora (Capt. J. Smith) a kind of milk or oily liquor pressed from pounded hickory nuts. Pohickory is named in a list of Virginia trees, in 1653, and this was finally shortened to hickory. J. H. Trumbull …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Hickory shad — Hickory Hick o*ry, n. [North American Indian pawcohiccora (Capt. J. Smith) a kind of milk or oily liquor pressed from pounded hickory nuts. Pohickory is named in a list of Virginia trees, in 1653, and this was finally shortened to hickory. J. H.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • pignut — [pig′nut΄] n. ☆ 1. any of several bitter, astringent hickory nuts ☆ 2. any of the hickory trees on which these nuts grow …   English World dictionary

  • Pignut — Pig nut (p[i^]g n[u^]t), n. (Bot.) (a) See {Groundnut} (d) . (b) The bitter flavored nut of a species of hickory ({Carya glabra} syn. {Carya porcina}); also, the tree itself. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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