wild almond

noun

1
: a southern African tree (Brabejum stellatifolium) of the family Proteaceae
also : its edible seed sometimes used in place of coffee
2
: java almond
3
: any of various trees of the genus Prunus (especially P. fasciculata)

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“Wild almond.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/wild%20almond. Accessed 24 Jul. 2024.

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