pine nut

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.

Origin:
before 1000; Middle English; Old English

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pine nut or pine kernel
 
n
the edible seed of certain pine trees
 
pine kernel or pine kernel
 
n

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