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Almonds (nuts).

English

Etymology

From Old French almande, from Romanic *amendla (with -l- in French and Spanish, probably by confusion with similar Arabic words), from [[w:Template:lang:la language|Template:lang:la]][[Category:Template:lang:la derivations]] amygdala, from Ancient Greek ἀμυγδάλη.

Pronunciation

Noun

Singular
almond

Plural
s

almond (s)
  1. (countable) A type of tree nut.
  2. (countable) A small deciduous tree, Prunus dulcis, that produces almonds.
  3. (uncountable) The colour of the kernel of an almond without its shell and thin seed coat, a creamy off-white colour.
    almond colour:   
  4. (uncountable) The color of an almond still covered by its skin, a shade of brown.
    almond colour:   

Translations

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Adjective

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Positive
almond

Comparative
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  1. brownish, resembling the colour of an almond nut

Translations

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