genus Corylus

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n genus Corylus deciduous monoecious nut-bearing shrubs of small trees: hazel; sometimes placed in the subfamily or family Corylaceae
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Usage

In literature:

My next work with members of the genus Corylus was discouraging.
"Growing Nuts in the North" by Carl Weschcke
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