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almond oil
used topically as an emollient.
almond shells
causes abomasal impaction in stall-fed cattle where the shells are added to the ration as a roughage supplement.

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Q. how many 1. calories 2. good vs bad fat 3. protein does 1 cup of whole milk have compared to 1 cup of almonds?

A. Each almond has 7 calories. A cup of almonds has 680 calories, Total Fat: 60g, out of which 3.9g are Saturated Fat (=bad fat), Carbs: 24g, Protein: 24g.
1 cup of 2% milk has 130 calories, Total Fat: 5g, out of which 3g are Saturated Fat (=bad fat), Carbs: 13g, Protein: 8g.
Here is the nutrition value of different kinds of milk as well:

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recently rolled out Hydresia Dulce (INCI: prunus dulcis (sweet almond) oleosomes and glycerin and water).
A The non-flowering sample you sent appears to be from the common almond, Prunus dulcis, and the other from Prunus "Shogetsu," also known as "Blushing Bride".
O melhoramento genetico dos porta-enxertos do pessegueiro para o controle do vigor foi, recentemente, examinado tambem na California, tanto atraves da polinizacao livre do Prunus bessey x Prunus Salicina, quanto mediante o cruzamento da Prunus Salicina x Prunus dulcis (DeJong, 2002).