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Synonyms for almond

small bushy deciduous tree native to Asia and North Africa having pretty pink blossoms and highly prized edible nuts enclosed in a hard green hull

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Two governesses were sitting with the Vogels at a table, on which were plates of raisins, walnuts, and almonds.
His pockets all bulged out with almonds and raisins and an orange that he had secured for her from the very fine dinner which had been given that day up at his father's house.
said Planchet, "if it is so, we must not despair for that; you shall become a grocer with me; I shall take you for my partner, we will share the profits, and if there should be no more profits, well, why then we shall share the almonds, raisins and prunes, and we will nibble together the last quarter of Dutch cheese.
For his background he has chosen, has made his own and conveys very vividly to his readers, a district of France, gloomy, in spite of its almonds, its [123] oil and wine, but certainly grandiose.
Coquenard rose and took from a buffet a piece of cheese, some preserved quinces, and a cake which she had herself made of almonds and honey.
The children were encouraged to consume 14 grams of almond butter daily and parents were given 14 grams of almonds per day.
Some of my friends and family members are switching from cow's milk to almond milk for health reasons.
Compared with no almonds or chocolate, the almond diet reduced LDL cholesterol by 7 percent and total cholesterol by 4 percent; the almonds plus chocolate diet decreased small dense LDL by 12 percent.
The almond brand is the only product affected by the recall, the company said.
The researchers provided a study participant with two almond muffins, one made with almond chunks and one made with almond flour.
The researchers found that while participants were on the almond diet, their HDL levels and functionality improved.
ABI JACKSON spoons down Nush's new artisan almond milk yoghurt WHAT IS IT?
This cookbook is written by a private chef and serves up over 100 recipes using almond milk.
One can easily relish over a bowl of almond and chicken tikka salad.
Almost one million bees are needed to pollinate California's almond groves -- the largest managed pollination event in the world.