shea nut

noun

Definition of shea nut

: the seed of the shea tree

First Known Use of shea nut

1919, in the meaning defined above

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“Shea nut.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/shea%20nut. Accessed 25 Jul. 2021.

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