nutwood

nutwood

[nuht-wood]
noun
1.
any of various nutbearing trees, as the hickory or walnut.
2.
the wood of such a tree.

Origin:
1650–60, Americanism; nut + wood1

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nutwood (ˈnʌtˌwʊd)
 
n
1.  any of various nut-bearing trees, such as walnut
2.  the wood of any of these trees

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