Definition of Juglans regia
1. Noun. Eurasian walnut valued for its large edible nut and its hard richly figured wood; widely cultivated.
Member holonyms: English Walnut
Group relationships: Genus Juglans, Juglans
Generic synonyms: Walnut, Walnut Tree
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Literary usage of Juglans regia
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1. The Horticulturist, and Journal of Rural Art and Rural Taste by Luther Tucker (1859)
"THIS variety of cultivated nut (Juglans regia, Linné), of which we have here a drawing of the fruit and of a branch, is remarkable for the shape and ..."
2. The Microscopy of Vegetable Foods: With Special Reference to the Detection by Andrew Lincoln Winton, Josef Moeller (1906)
"Walnut (Juglans regia). Tissues of shell, a stone rells of outer layer; m stone cells of middle layer; * parenchyma of inner layer. ..."