follow Dictionary.com

8 Wintry Words to Defrost Your Vocabulary

walnut family

noun
1.
the plant family Juglandaceae, characterized by deciduous trees having alternate, pinnately compound leaves, male flowers in tassellike catkins and female flowers in clusters, and edible nuts enclosed in a thick-walled or leathery husk, and including the butternut, hickory, pecan, and walnut.
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for walnut family

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for walnut

9
12
Scrabble Words With Friends