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pine nut

noun
1.
Also, pignoli. the seed of any of several pine trees, as the piñon, eaten roasted or salted or used in making candy, pastry, etc., after removing the hard seed coat.
2.
Origin
1000
before 1000; Middle English; Old English
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pine nut

noun
1.
the edible seed of certain pine trees
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