Carya illinoinsis

noun
tree of southern United States and Mexico cultivated for its nuts
Syn: ↑pecan, ↑pecan tree, ↑Carya illinoensis
Hypernyms: ↑nut tree
Member Holonyms: ↑Carya, ↑genus Carya
Substance Meronyms: ↑pecan
Part Meronyms: ↑pecan

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  • Carya — noun genus of large deciduous nut bearing trees; United States and China • Syn: ↑genus Carya • Hypernyms: ↑dicot genus, ↑magnoliopsid genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Juglandaceae, ↑family Juglandaceae, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Carya illinoensis — noun tree of southern United States and Mexico cultivated for its nuts • Syn: ↑pecan, ↑pecan tree, ↑Carya illinoinsis • Hypernyms: ↑nut tree • Member Holonyms: ↑Carya, ↑genus Carya …   Useful english dictionary

  • genus Carya — noun genus of large deciduous nut bearing trees; United States and China • Syn: ↑Carya • Hypernyms: ↑dicot genus, ↑magnoliopsid genus • Member Holonyms: ↑Juglandaceae, ↑family Juglandaceae, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • pecan tree — noun tree of southern United States and Mexico cultivated for its nuts • Syn: ↑pecan, ↑Carya illinoensis, ↑Carya illinoinsis • Hypernyms: ↑nut tree • Member Holonyms: ↑Carya, ↑genus Carya …   Useful english dictionary

  • nut tree — noun tree bearing edible nuts • Hypernyms: ↑angiospermous tree, ↑flowering tree • Hyponyms: ↑kola, ↑kola nut, ↑kola nut tree, ↑goora nut, ↑Cola acuminata, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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