Definition of Rush nut

1. Noun. European sedge having small edible nutlike tubers.

Exact synonyms: Chufa, Cyperus Esculentus, Earth Almond, Ground Almond, Yellow Nutgrass
Generic synonyms: Sedge
Group relationships: Cyperus, Genus Cyperus



Lexicographical Neighbors of Rush Nut

ruscuses
ruse
ruses
rush
rush'd
rush(a)
rush-hour
rush along
rush aster
rush away
rush candle
rush family
rush hour
rush nut (current term)
rush off
rush out
rush rose
rushbuckler
rushbucklers
rushed
rushed behind
rushed behinds
rushedly
rushee
rushees
rushen
rusher
rushers

Literary usage of Rush nut

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Catalogue of the Phaenogamous and Vascular Cryptogamous Plants of Michigan by Charles Fay Wheeler, Erwin Frink Smith (1881)
"Graceful Cotton-grass. Beak Rush. Beak Rush. Beak Rush. Beak Rush. Twig Rush. Nut Rush. Nut Rush. Sedge. Sedge. Sedge. C. &S. Rlver banks. 8. Mich.—Winch. ..."

2. The Suburban Horticulturist, Or, An Attempt to Teach the Science and by John Claudius Loudon (1842)
"626, — 41, for "Tartarian, approaches," read "Tartarian, which approaches." — C56, —- 3, for " rush nut, and some others," read " rush nut, ..."

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