king nut hickory

noun
hickory of the eastern United States resembling the shagbark but having a much larger nut
Hypernyms: ↑hickory, ↑hickory tree
Member Holonyms: ↑Carya, ↑genus Carya
Part Meronyms: ↑hickory nut

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  • king nut — noun hickory of the eastern United States resembling the shagbark but having a much larger nut • Syn: ↑big shellbark, ↑big shellbark hickory, ↑big shagbark, ↑king nut hickory, ↑Carya laciniosa • Hypernyms: ↑hickory, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • hickory nut — noun small hard shelled nut of North American hickory trees especially the shagbark hickories • Hypernyms: ↑edible nut • Part Holonyms: ↑shagbark, ↑shagbark hickory, ↑shellbark, ↑shellbark hickory, ↑Carya ovata, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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

  • big shellbark hickory — noun hickory of the eastern United States resembling the shagbark but having a much larger nut • Syn: ↑big shellbark, ↑big shagbark, ↑king nut, ↑king nut hickory, ↑Carya laciniosa • Hypernyms: ↑hickory, ↑hickory tree …   Useful english dictionary

  • big shellbark — noun hickory of the eastern United States resembling the shagbark but having a much larger nut • Syn: ↑big shellbark hickory, ↑big shagbark, ↑king nut, ↑king nut hickory, ↑Carya laciniosa • Hypernyms: ↑hickory, ↑hicko …   Useful english dictionary

  • 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

  • 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

  • big shagbark — noun hickory of the eastern United States resembling the shagbark but having a much larger nut • Syn: ↑big shellbark, ↑big shellbark hickory, ↑king nut, ↑king nut hickory, ↑Carya laciniosa • Hypernyms: ↑hickory, ↑hic …   Useful english dictionary

  • Carya laciniosa — noun hickory of the eastern United States resembling the shagbark but having a much larger nut • Syn: ↑big shellbark, ↑big shellbark hickory, ↑big shagbark, ↑king nut, ↑king nut hickory • Hypernyms: ↑hickory, ↑hickory t …   Useful english dictionary

  • List of trees and shrubs by taxonomic family — The following is a list of trees and shrubs of high notoriety. Taxonomic families for the following trees and shrubs are listed in alphabetical order, likewise the genera and closely related species.=GYMNOSPERMS= =CONIFERS= Araucariaceae: The… …   Wikipedia

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