English walnut


: a Eurasian walnut (Juglans regia) with large edible nuts and hard richly figured wood
also : its nut or wood

Word History

First Known Use

1756, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of English walnut was in 1756

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“English walnut.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/English%20walnut. Accessed 22 Jul. 2024.

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