Definition of Kola nut tree

1. Noun. Tree bearing large brown nuts containing e.g. caffeine; source of cola extract.

Exact synonyms: Cola Acuminata, Goora Nut, Kola, Kola Nut
Terms within: Cola Extract
Group relationships: Cola, Genus Cola
Terms within: Cola Nut, Kola Nut
Generic synonyms: Nut Tree



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Kola Nut Tree

kokoi venom
kokoon
kokoons
kokoretsi
kokoretsis
kokosh cake
kokra
kokras
koktaite
kokugi
kokuji
kokum
kokums
kola
kola nut
kola nut tree (current term)
kolace
kolaces
kolache
kolaches
kolackies
kolacky
kolarian
kolarite
kolas
kolbasi
kolbasis
kolbeckite

Literary usage of Kola nut tree

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1. Plant Names, Scientific and Popular, Including in the Case of Each Plant the by Albert Brown Lyons (1900)
"Tropical Africa, nat. in West Indies. Kola-nut tree. Seeds, Kola-nut, Cola-nut, Female Cola, Soudan Coffee*, Guru (Gourou, Gooroo), ..."

2. Tropical Agriculture: A Treatise on the Culture, Preparation, Commerce and by Peter Lund Simmonds (1889)
"Hence the introduction of the tree into the The Cola or Kola nut-tree (Sterculia acuminata), whose habitat is all along the West African coast, ..."

3. Putnam's Magazine: Original Papers on Literature, Science, Art, and National by John Walter Osborne (1854)
"... or monkey-bread-fruit tree, with its pendant clusters; there is the kola-nut tree, whose pods are so precious to the native ; there is the shea-butter ..."

4. The Plant World by Plant World Association, Wild Flower Preservation Society (U.S.) (1907)
"... the kola nut tree (Cola acuminata) from West Africa, the seeds of which are so widely used as a stimulant in aerated beverages. Of ornamental trees. ..."

5. The Plant World by Plant World Association, Wild Flower Preservation Society (U.S.), Wild Flower Preservation Society of America (1907)
"... the kola nut tree (Cola acuminata) from West Africa, the seeds of which are so widely used as a stimulant in aerated beverages. ..."

6. Liberia by Harry Hamilton Johnston, Otto Stapf (1906)
"INIA ACUMINATA 2 the tree is covered with these scarlet-purple flowers that have fallen from their slender stalks. The kola nut tree is indigenous to ..."

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