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almond is pronounced in two syllables
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An example use of almond in a speech by a native speaker of american english:
“… sweatshirt and squirt an almond milk out …”
meanings of almond
Anything shaped like an almond; specifically, (anatomy, archaic) a tonsil.
Terminalia catappa, Indian almond or tropical almond, in family Combretaceae.
Prunus dulcis var. amara, bitter almond, a variety that only produces bitter fruits.
Prunus andersonii, desert almond, a North American shrub in family Rosaceae.
The colour of the kernel of an almond without its shell and thin seed coat, a creamy off-white colour.
A small deciduous tree in family Rosaceae, Prunus dulcis, that produces predominantly sweet almonds.
Brabejum stellatifolium or bitter almond, in family Proteaceae.
Prunus fasciculata, desert range almond or wild almond, North American shrub in family Rosaceae.
Prunus japonica, flowering almond, an ornamental shrub in family Rosaceae.
Other plants that produce almond-like nuts:.
The color of an almond still covered by its skin, a shade of brown.
A type of tree nut.
A river in Scotland, which empties into the Firth of Forth near Edinburgh.
Brownish, resembling the colour of an almond nut.
almond frequency in english - C1 level of CEFR
the word almond occurs in english on average 12.4 times per one million words; this frequency warrants it to be in the study list for C1 level of language mastery according to CEFR, the Common European Framework of Reference.
topics almond can be related to
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