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  1. common nutcracker, Nucifraga caryocatactesnoun

    Old World nutcracker


  1. common nutcracker

    A common nutcracker is typically a device or tool designed to crack hard shells of nuts so that the edible part inside can be extracted and consumed. It operates either by squeezing the handled ends together like tongs, or by striking the nut with force. Alternatively, in ornithology, the Common Nutcracker is a type of corvid bird (specifically, Nucifraga caryocatactes), that is native to Europe and Asia and is known for its propensity for cracking and eating nuts.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of common nutcracker in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of common nutcracker in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7


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