feminine noun
1. (culinary) 
a. nut 
Le puso nueces a los cereales.She added some nuts to her cereal.
b. walnut (from walnut tree) 
Es difícil abrir una nuez sin que se rompa.It is difficult to open a walnut without breaking it.
2. (culinary) (Mexico) 
a. pecan 
Esas nueces con wasabi estaban bien picantes.Those wasabi pecans were really spicy.
3. (anatomy) 
Se le notaba mucho la nuez.His Adam's apple was very prominent.
1. (de nogal) 
a. walnut 
nuez moscadanutmeg
2. (anatomy) 
a. Adam's apple 
1 (fruto) (gen) nut; [del nogal] walnut; (México) pecan nut
nuez de Brasil Brazil nut
nuez de Castilla (México) walnut
nuez de la garganta
nuez de Pará Brazil nut
nuez moscada nutmeg
nuez nogal (México) walnut
2 (Anatomía) (also nuez de Adán) Adam's apple
Phrases with "nuez"
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nuez de marañón
cashew nut
nuez moscada
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