almond

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oval-shaped edible seed of the almond tree almond
willow of the western United States with leaves like those of peach or almond trees almond-leaves willow , peach-leaved willow , peachleaf willow , Salix amygdaloides
Italian almond liqueur amaretto
almond-flavored liqueur amaretto
almond-shaped neural structure in the anterior part of the temporal lobe of the cerebrum; intimately connected with the hypothalamus and the hippocampus and the cingulate gyrus; as part of the limbic system it plays an important role in motivation and emo amygdala , amygdaloid nucleus , corpus amygdaloideum
used in former classifications for plum and peach and almond trees which are now usually classified as members of the genus Prunus Amygdalaceae , family Amygdalaceae
almond, concerning amygdalaceous , amygdaloid
oval- or almond-shaped amygdaloid
almond trees having white blossoms and poisonous nuts yielding an oil used for flavoring and for medicinal purposes Amygdalus communis amara , bitter almond , Prunus dulcis amara
used in former classifications for peach and almond trees which are now included in genus Prunus Amygdalus , genus Amygdalus
cake, almond-flavored sponge angel food cake
almond-flavored yeast-raised pastry shaped in an irregular semicircle resembling a bear's claw bear claw , bear paw
pale yellow essential oil obtained from bitter almonds by distillation from almond cake or meal bitter almond oil
almond, loosen skin by scalding blanch
sweet almond-flavored milk pudding thickened with gelatin or cornstarch; usually molded blancmange
frequently cultivated Eurasian evergreen shrub or small tree having showy clusters of white flowers and glossy foliage and yielding oil similar to bitter almond oil cherry laurel , laurel cherry , Prunus laurocerasus
colorless volatile flammable liquid with an almond odor that is made from chlorine and benzene; used as a solvent and in the production of phenol and DDT and other organic compounds chlorobenzene
tall tropical South American tree having pulpy egg-shaped pods of fragrant black almond-shaped seeds used for flavoring Coumarouna odorata , Dipteryx odorata , tonka bean , tonka bean tree
colorless toxic gas with a pungent almond odor; has been used in chemical warfare cyanogen
fleshy indehiscent fruit with a single seed: e.g. almond; peach; plum; cherry; elderberry; olive; jujube drupe , stone fruit
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