nutmeg hickory

noun
hickory of southern United States and Mexico having hard nutmeg-shaped nuts
Hypernyms: ↑hickory, ↑hickory tree
Member Holonyms: ↑Carya, ↑genus Carya

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noun
: a hickory (Carya myristicaeformis) of the southern United States and Mexico having a nutmeg-shaped fruit

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  • Carya myristicaeformis — noun hickory of southern United States and Mexico having hard nutmeg shaped nuts • Syn: ↑nutmeg hickory, ↑Carya myristiciformis • Hypernyms: ↑hickory, ↑hickory tree • Member Holonyms: ↑Carya, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • Carya myristiciformis — noun hickory of southern United States and Mexico having hard nutmeg shaped nuts • Syn: ↑nutmeg hickory, ↑Carya myristicaeformis • Hypernyms: ↑hickory, ↑hickory tree • Member Holonyms: ↑Carya, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

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