Words nearby pignut
How to use pignut in a sentence
The mocker-nut, pignut, and hairy hickory, perhaps adapt themselves best to sandy soils.
The pignut characteristics are very prominent, also the pecan characteristics.
The pignut and the mockernut hickories are found in the southern hardwood belt along Lake Erie.Northern Nut Growers Association Report of the Proceedings at the Thirty-Eighth Annual Meeting|Northern Nut Growers Association
I will italicize the pignut because, though I have never eaten it, I once tried to, and the first taste was all-sufficient.On the Trail|Lina Beard and Adelia Belle Beard
"Pignut is another beautiful name," said Malcolm, who was disposed to be critical.Among the Trees at Elmridge|Ella Rodman Church
British Dictionary definitions for pignut
- the bitter nut of any of several North American hickory trees, esp Carya glabra (brown hickory)
- any of the trees bearing such a nut