Definitions for water chinquapin

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. water chinquapin, American lotus, yanquapin, Nelumbo lutea(noun)

    water lily of eastern North America having pale yellow blossoms and edible globular nutlike seeds

  2. water chinquapin(noun)

    edible nutlike seeds of an American lotus having the flavor of a chinquapin

Webster Dictionary

  1. Water chinquapin

    the American lotus, and its edible seeds, which somewhat resemble chinquapins. Cf. Yoncopin

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