1. [ noun ] (botany) Eurasian walnut valued for its large edible nut and its hard richly figured wood; widely cultivated
Synonyms: Circassian_walnut Persian_walnut Juglans_regia English_walnut_tree
Related terms: walnut Juglans
2. [ noun ] (botany,food) nut with a wrinkled two-lobed seed and hard but relatively thin shell; widely used in cooking
Related terms: walnut walnut_oil
Similar spelling:   English_yew