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Pecan vs. Walnut

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Pecannoun

A deciduous tree, Carya illinoinensis, of the central and southern United States, having deeply furrowed bark, pinnately compound leaves, and edible nuts.

Walnutnoun

A hardwood tree of the genus Juglans.

Pecannoun

A smooth, thin-shelled, edible oval nut of this tree.

Walnutnoun

A nut of the walnut tree.

Pecannoun

A half of the edible portion of the inside of this nut.

Walnutnoun

Wood of the walnut tree.

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Pecannoun

A species of hickory (Carya olivæformis), growing in North America, chiefly in the Mississippi valley and in Texas, where it is one of the largest of forest trees; also, its fruit, a smooth, oblong nut, an inch or an inch and a half long, with a thin shell and well-flavored meat.

Walnutnoun

Dark brown colour, the colour of walnut wood.

Pecannoun

wood of a pecan tree

Walnutadjective

Having a dark brown colour, the colour of walnut wood.

Pecannoun

tree of southern United States and Mexico cultivated for its nuts

Walnutnoun

The fruit or nut of any tree of the genus Juglans; also, the tree, and its timber. The seven or eight known species are all natives of the north temperate zone.

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Pecannoun

smooth brown oval nut of south central United States

Walnutnoun

nut of any of various walnut trees having a wrinkled two-lobed seed with a hard shell

Pecan

The pecan (Carya illinoinensis) is a species of hickory native to the southern United States and northern Mexico in the region of the Mississippi River. The tree is cultivated for its seed in the southern United States, primarily in Georgia, New Mexico, and Texas, and in Mexico, which produces nearly half of the world total.

Walnutnoun

hard dark-brown wood of any of various walnut trees; used especially for furniture and paneling

Walnutnoun

any of various trees of the genus Juglans

Walnutnoun

the large wrinkled edible seed of a deciduous tree, consisting of two halves contained within a hard shell which is enclosed in a green fruit.

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Walnutnoun

the tall tree which produces walnuts, with compound leaves and valuable ornamental timber that is used chiefly in cabinetmaking and gun stocks.

Walnut

A walnut is the nut of any tree of the genus Juglans (family Juglandaceae), particularly the Persian or English walnut, Juglans regia. A walnut is the edible seed of a drupe, and thus not a true botanical nut.

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