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Definition of "nut-bearing" [nut-bearing]

  • (of shrubs or trees) producing nuts (adjective)

WordNet. Princeton University. 2010.

Use "nut-bearing" in a sentence
  • "Most of the uplands consisted of cleared farmland with patches of brush and nut-bearing trees around scattered farmsteads."
  • "Sunlight is the priority for mature, nut-bearing trees."
  • "A story goes that once in the twilight undergrowth of a forest of nut-bearing trees a number of little purblind creatures wandered, singing for nuts."
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