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English walnut

a walnut tree, Juglans regia.
the nut of this tree, widely used in cookery.
Origin of English walnut
An Americanism dating back to 1765-75 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2017.
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  • The growth of the English walnut is different from that of most fruit trees.

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  • Viewed as a comparatively new industry, the culture of the Persian or English walnut is making remarkable strides in this country.

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  • It is not necessary to prune English walnut trees except in cases where some of the lower branches interfere with cultivation.

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  • In America it has commonly been known as English walnut to distinguish it from our native species.

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  • Broadview English walnut—This hardy variety seemed so good it took a lot of effort to keep from recommending it commercially.

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