hazelnut

noun ha·zel·nut \ ˈhā-zəl-ˌnət \
Updated on: 21 Nov 2017

Definition of hazelnut

: the brown nut of a hazel

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First Known Use of hazelnut

before 12th century


HAZELNUT Defined for English Language Learners

hazelnut

noun

Definition of hazelnut for English Language Learners

  • : the nut of a hazel


HAZELNUT Defined for Kids

hazelnut

noun ha·zel·nut \ ˈhā-zəl-ˌnət \

Definition of hazelnut for Students

: the nut of a hazel


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