bladdernut

noun blad·der·nut \ ˈbla-dər-ˌnət \

Definition of bladdernut

: any of a genus (Staphylea of the family Staphyleaceae, the bladdernut family) of ornamental shrubs or small trees with panicles of small white flowers followed by inflated capsules; also : one of the capsules

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1578

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