Definition of Cobnut

1. Noun. Small nut-bearing tree much grown in Europe.




2. Noun. Nut of any of several trees of the genus Corylus.
Exact synonyms: Cob, Filbert, Hazelnut
Generic synonyms: Edible Nut
Group relationships: Hazel, Hazelnut, Hazelnut Tree

Definition of Cobnut

1. n. A large roundish variety of the cultivated hazelnut.

Definition of Cobnut

1. Noun. The nut of the Common Hazel (Corylus avellana); hazelnut ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Cobnut

1. an edible nut [n -S]

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Cobnut

cobia
cobias
cobinamide kinase
cobinamide phosphate guanylyltransferase
cobinding
cobindings
cobiron
cobirons
cobirthing
cobishop
cobishops
coble
cobles
cobloaf
cobloaves
cobnut (current term)
cobnuts
coboose
cobooses
cobordant
cobordism
cobordisms
coboson
cobosons
coboundaries
coboundary
cobourg
cobourgs
cobra
cobra neurotoxins

Literary usage of Cobnut

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1. Notes and Queries by Martim de Albuquerque (1858)
"... childish game cobnut, or (rather) the throwing of a ball at a heape of nuts, which, when done, the thrower takes as many as he hath hit or scattered. ..."

2. The Contemporary Review (1892)
"The "cobnut" husk has shrivelled back, leaving only the thick juicy calyx, ... If you look at a filbert or a cobnut, you will see upon the kernel the- ..."

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