pine kernel


Definition of pine kernel


  1. :  the seed of some pine trees that is used as food

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  any of a genus (Pinus of the family Pinaceae, the pine family) of coniferous evergreen trees that have slender elongated needles and include some valuable timber trees and ornamentals

    :  the straight-grained white or yellow usually durable and resinous wood of a pine varying from extreme softness in the white pine to hardness in the longleaf pine

    :  any of various Australian coniferous trees (as of the genera Callitris or Araucaria)

  1. :  to lose vigor, health, or flesh (as through grief) :  languish

    :  to yearn intensely and persistently especially for something unattainable

  1. :  a fruit seed

    :  the inner softer part of a seed, fruit stone, or nut

    :  a whole seed of a cereal

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