sweet almond

noun

Medical Definition of sweet almond

: an almond that produces sweet edible seeds and forms a distinct variety (Prunus amygdalus dulcis) of the common almond also : the edible seed of this tree

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“Sweet almond.” Merriam-Webster.com Medical Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/medical/sweet%20almond. Accessed 24 Jan. 2022.

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