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Princeton's WordNet

  1. groundnut, groundnut vine, Indian potato, potato bean, wild bean, Apios americana, Apios tuberosa(noun)

    a North American vine with fragrant blossoms and edible tubers; important food crop of Native Americans

  2. groundnut, potato bean, wild bean(noun)

    nutlike tuber; important food of Native Americans

  3. peanut, earthnut, goober, goober pea, groundnut, monkey nut(noun)

    pod of the peanut vine containing usually 2 nuts or seeds; `groundnut' and `monkey nut' are British terms


  1. groundnut(Noun)

    A climbing vine, Apios americana, of eastern North America, having fragrant brownish flowers and small edible tubers.

  2. groundnut(Noun)

    Any similar plant having underground tubers.

  3. groundnut(Noun)

    The nutlike tuber of such a plant; a peanut or monkey nut.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Groundnut(noun)

    the fruit of the Arachis hypogaea (native country uncertain); the peanut; the earthnut

  2. Groundnut(noun)

    a leguminous, twining plant (Apios tuberosa), producing clusters of dark purple flowers and having a root tuberous and pleasant to the taste

  3. Groundnut(noun)

    the dwarf ginseng (Aralia trifolia)

  4. Groundnut(noun)

    a European plant of the genus Bunium (B. flexuosum), having an edible root of a globular shape and sweet, aromatic taste; -- called also earthnut, earth chestnut, hawknut, and pignut

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of groundnut in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of groundnut in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

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    having or resembling a stinger or barb
    • A. eloquent
    • B. ectomorphic
    • C. defiant
    • D. aculeate

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