Definitions for kola nut
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
the large brown seed of the kola tree: its extract is used in soft drinks.
Origin of kola nut:
kola nut, cola nut(noun)
bitter brown seed containing caffein; source of cola extract
kola, kola nut, kola nut tree, goora nut, Cola acuminata(noun)
tree bearing large brown nuts containing e.g. caffeine; source of cola extract
The kola nut is the fruit of the kola tree, a genus of trees native to the tropical rainforests of Africa. The caffeine-containing fruit of the tree is sometimes used as a flavoring ingredient in beverages, and is the origin of the term "cola."
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