nogal

noun

no·​gal
nōˈgäl
plural -es
chiefly Southwest
: a walnut, pecan, or hickory tree

Word History

Etymology

Spanish, walnut tree, from Late Latin nucalis like a nut

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“Nogal.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/nogal. Accessed 13 Apr. 2024.

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