packing nut


  • WordNet 3.6
    • n packing nut a nut used to tighten a stuffing box
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In literature:

The large growers pack them in boxes, with a little fine soil, and cover the tops with about four inches of cocoa-nut fibre.
"The Culture of Vegetables and Flowers From Seeds and Roots, 16th Edition" by Sutton and Sons
The only expense necessary to incur will be in the price of the card, and in the trouble of collecting and packing the nuts.
"Northern Nut Growers Association Report of the Proceedings at the" by Various
MR. FREY: From the time the nut tree is dug until it is planted the nursery should pack it so it will keep moist.
"Northern Nut Growers Report of the Proceedings at the Twenty-First Annual Meeting" by Northern Nut Growers Association
Earth-stored nuts, tight packed, are the sweetest things I know.
""Wee Tim'rous Beasties"" by Douglas English
Jane helped Sherm press autumn leaves and pack a huge box of nuts to send home.
"Chicken Little Jane on the Big John" by Lily Munsell Ritchie
Pack in a mold in layers, dot each layer liberally with candied fruit, nuts and grated chocolate.
"Dinners and Luncheons" by Paul Pierce
Then plant as directed in the fall, except the soil should be firmly packed around the nuts.
"Prairie Farmer, Vol. 56: No. 12, March 22, 1884" by Various

In news:

If you're taking it with you, pack the pine nuts separately to sprinkle on at the last minute.
Boulder-based Justin's Nut Butter is voluntarily recalling certain lots of its Classic Peanut Butter 16-ounce jars and Honey Peanut Butter 1.15-ounce and half-ounce single-serve squeeze packs.
Nut butter packing new heat, new sweet.
Justin's Nut Butter , a line of natural and organic nut-butter s, redesigned its 16oz plastic jars and single-serve foil squeeze packs.
Include some pine nuts on the top of a halibut fillet and pair it with a side of steamed spinach for a meal packed with magnesium .
Lemon Spinach with Toasted Pistachios2 pounds curly spinach1 ounce shelled pistachio nuts, about 1/4 packed cup1 Tablespoon p. Pages Related to Pistachio .
This snack mix is packed with nutrition and healthy fats from the many nuts and seeds.
If you're a diehard striper nut who just can't bear to call it quits, pack your gear and head for North Carolina's Outer Banks, where the action is just heating up.
Packed with nuts, fruit, and grains, they equal healthy energy without excessive refined sugar.
Tiny little nuts pack a wallop of nutrients (See Benefits of Eating Nuts) and their complex flavors can be enhanced simply by toasting them.