brazil nut

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Synonyms for brazil nut

tall South American tree bearing brazil nuts

three-sided tropical American nut with white oily meat and hard brown shell

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As these are some of the last remaining relatively intact remnants of the centre of origin of many of Amazonia's natural forest trees, especially the Brazilnut trees, their unique biodiversity and genetic resources should be preserved as a biological treasure trove for humanity, and further forest clearing prohibited.
Doesn't Mr Scotney realise the A380's length is the height of a pile of 73,152 Birmingham Post business sections or 2,304 brazilnut kernels.
Murray Feiss' Sugar Cane table lamp from the Willow Creek collection features Brazilnut wood and natural rattan.
Identification of a brazilnut allergen in transgenic soybeans.