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hazel

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When one subtracts from life infancy (which is vegetation), sleep, eating and swilling, buttoning and unbuttoning—how much remains of downright existence? The summer of a dormouse.
Lord Byron
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Etymology

From PIE *koselos, which is also the source of Corylus.

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Noun

hazel

  1. A tree or shrub of the genus Corylus, bearing edible nuts called hazelnuts or filberts.
  2. The nut of the hazel tree.
  3. The wood of a hazelnut tree.
  4. A greenish-brown colour, the colour of a ripe hazelnut.
    hazel colour:   

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nut

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Adjective

hazel

  1. Of a greenish-brown colour. (often used to refer to eye colour)

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