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  3  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Peanut  \Pea"nut\,  n.  (Bot.) 
  The  fruit  of  a  trailing  leguminous  plant  ({Arachis 
  hypog[ae]a});  also  the  plant  itself  which  is  widely 
  cultivated  for  its  fruit. 
 
  Note:  The  fruit  is  a  hard  pod,  usually  containing  two  or 
  three  seeds,  sometimes  but  one  which  ripen  beneath  the 
  soil.  Called  also  {earthnut},  {groundnut},  and 
  {goober}. 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Goober  \Goo"ber\,  n. 
  A  peanut.  [Southern  U.  S.] 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  goober 
  n  :  pod  of  the  peanut  vine  containing  usually  2  nuts  or  seeds; 
  `groundnut'  and  `monkey  nut'  are  British  terms  [syn:  {peanut}, 
  {earthnut},  {goober  pea},  {groundnut},  {monkey  nut}] 




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