marking nut

noun

Definition of marking nut

1 : an East Indian tree (Semecarpus anacardium)
2 : the nut of the marking nut that yields a blackish resinous juice used for marking cotton cloth

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“Marking nut.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/marking%20nut. Accessed 2 Dec. 2021.

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