hazelnut tree

any of several shrubs or small trees of the genus Corylus bearing edible nuts enclosed in a leafy husk
Syn: ↑hazelnut, ↑hazel
Hypernyms: ↑nut tree
Member Holonyms: ↑Corylus, ↑genus Corylus
Substance Meronyms: ↑hazel
Part Meronyms: ↑hazelnut, ↑filbert, ↑cobnut, ↑cob

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