gall-nut

gallnut

[gawl-nuht]
noun
a nutlike gall on plants.

Origin:
1565–75; gall3 + nut

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gallnut or gall-apple (ˈɡɔːlˌnʌt)
 
n
a type of plant gall that resembles a nut
 
gall-apple or gall-apple
 
n

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