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Any of various edible dried fruits or seeds of nonleguminous woody plants. Tree nuts include almonds, walnuts, cashews, pine nuts, and sometimes coconuts, but not peanuts, soybeans, or sunflower seeds.
Any of several nuts, e.g., almonds, cashews, filberts or pecans that grow on shrubs or trees. They are among the most common sources of food allergy.