Circassian walnut

noun

Definition of Circassian walnut

: the light brown irregularly black-veined wood of the English walnut much used for veneer and cabinetwork

First Known Use of Circassian walnut

1914, in the meaning defined above

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More About Circassian walnut

Time Traveler for Circassian walnut

Time Traveler

The first known use of Circassian walnut was in 1914

See more words from the same year

Dictionary Entries Near Circassian walnut

Circassian seed

Circassian walnut

Circe

See More Nearby Entries 

Statistics for Circassian walnut

Cite this Entry

“Circassian walnut.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Circassian%20walnut. Accessed 23 Oct. 2021.

Style: MLA
MLACheck Mark Icon ChicagoCheck Mark Icon APACheck Mark Icon Merriam-WebsterCheck Mark Icon
Seen & Heard
People are talking about

WORD OF THE DAY

Test Your Vocabulary

Dog Words Quiz

  • shiba puppy more or less demanding cuddles
  • Which of the following animals has a dog in its etymology?
Spell It

Can you spell these 10 commonly misspelled words?

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!