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Definition of nuit

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1. nut [ n ] usually large hard-shelled seed

Used in print:

(Organic Gardening and Farming,...)

The flavor is neither sweet , like a pear , nor tart like an orange ; it is subtle and rather bland , nut like .

(John Hazard Wildman, "Take It Off," The Arizona...)

There had been some coconut in it , for I remember my mother 's taking a quick glance at a stringy bit of this nut on the cheek of one of them and_then putting_down her radish with a shiver .

Synonyms nut Related Terms seed cembra_nut mast palm_nut kola_nut nutlet edible_nut

2. Nut [ n ] goddess of the sky

Used in print:

(Francis Pollini, Night....)

Am I nuts ?

Synonyms Nut Related Terms Egyptian_deity

3. nut [ n ] a small square or hexagonal metal block with internal screw thread to be fitted onto a bolt

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(Kenneth Reiner, "Coping with Runaway Technology"...)

Our pin-curl clips and self-locking nuts achieved dominance in just a_few years time , despite substantial , well established competition .

Synonyms nut Related Terms block locknut hex_nut wing_nut square_nut packing_nut nut_and_bolt

4. nut [ n ] someone who is so ardently devoted to something that it resembles an addiction
Examples: "a golf addict" "a car nut" "a control freak"

Synonyms freak junkie junky nut addict Related Terms enthusiast gym_rat addict

5. nut [ n ] a whimsically eccentric person

Synonyms crackpot nutcase nut fruitcake screwball nut_case crank Related Terms eccentric

6. nut [ v ] gather nuts

Synonyms nut Related Terms gather

7. nut [ n ] half the width of an em

Synonyms nut en Related Terms linear_unit em

8. nut [ n ] one of the two male reproductive glands that produce spermatozoa and secrete androgens
Examples: "she kicked him in the balls and got away"

Synonyms testicle ball egg testis ballock bollock gonad orchis nut Related Terms male_reproductive_gland gonad endocrine_gland undescended_testis cobblers male_reproductive_system male_genitalia vas_deferens spermatic_cord epididymis rete_testis seminiferous_tubule testicular_vein testicular_artery

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