the nut of the hazel; filbert.

before 900; Middle English haselnote, Old English hæselhnutu. See hazel, nut

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hazelnut (ˈheɪzəlˌnʌt)
filbert, cobnut, Also called: cob the nut of a hazel shrub, having a smooth shiny hard shell

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Continue cooking until it starts to become hazelnut brown.
Hazelnut export and import which was given in the above ta ble covers only in-shell and shell hazelnut export and import.
Hazelnut and pistachio production were affected by frosts in early spring.
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