cob·​nut ˈkäb-ˌnət How to pronounce cobnut (audio)
: the fruit of a European hazel (Corylus avellana grandis)
also : the plant bearing this fruit

Word History

First Known Use

1580, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of cobnut was in 1580

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“Cobnut.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 30 May. 2024.

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