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candlenut

noun can·dle·nut \-ˌnət\

Definition of CANDLENUT

:  the oily seed of a tropical tree (Aleurites moluccana) of the spurge family used locally to make candles and commercially as a source of oil; also :  this tree

First Known Use of CANDLENUT

circa 1836

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