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Wordnet 3.0


1. pertaining to filberts or hazelnuts;
[syn: avellan, avellane]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Avellane \A*vel"lane\, a. [Cf. It. avellana a filbert, fr. L. Avella or Abella a city of Campania.] (Her.) In the form of four unhusked filberts; as, an avellane cross. [1913 Webster] Ave Maria
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

avellane adj 1: pertaining to filberts or hazelnuts [syn: avellan, avellane]