the three-sided, hard-shelled edible seed of the tree Bertholletia excelsa and related species, of South America.
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a tropical South American tree, Bertholletia excelsa, producing large globular capsules, each containing several closely packed triangular nuts: family Lecythidaceae
the nut of this tree, having an edible oily kernel and a woody shell
a red, crystalline, water-insoluble solid, C 16 H 12 O 5 , obtained by the oxidation of brazilin: used chiefly as a dye for wood and textiles. noun a red crystalline solid obtained by the oxidation of brazilin and used as a dye. Formula: C16H12O5
a republic in South America. 3,286,170 sq. mi. (8,511,180 sq. km). Capital: Brasília. the process of removing all or almost all pubic and other hair in the pelvic area by applying hot wax. Contemporary Examples China’s Nicaragua Canal Could Spark a New Central America Revolution Nina Lakhani November 29, 2014 A Brazilian Straight Pride Day? […]
noun the act or instance of removing all or almost all of a woman’s pubic hair for cosmetic reasons noun
a green variety of tourmaline used as a gem: not a true emerald. a pale yellowish-green beryl too light to be classified as a true emerald.