Definition of Kernel

Kernel n. means: The essential part of a seed; all that is within the seed walls; the edible substance contained in the shell of a nut; hence, anything included in a shell, husk, or integument; as, the kernel of a nut. See Illust. of Endocarp.

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Kernel n. means: The essential part of a seed; all that is within the seed walls; the edible substance contained in the shell of a nut; hence, anything included in a shell, husk, or integument; as, the kernel of a nut. See Illust. of Endocarp.

Meaning of Kernel

Kernel (n.) means: The essential part of a seed; all that is within the seed walls; the edible substance contained in the shell of a nut; hence, anything included in a shell, husk, or integument; as, the kernel of a nut. See Illust. of Endocarp.

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Kernel (n.): The central, substantial or essential part of anything; the gist; the core; as, the kernel of an argument.

Kernel (n.): A single seed or grain; as, a kernel of corn.

Kernel (n.): The essential part of a seed; all that is within the seed walls; the edible substance contained in the shell of a nut; hence, anything included in a shell, husk, or integument; as, the kernel of a nut. See Illust. of Endocarp.

Kernelled (): of Kernel

Kerneling (p. pr. & vb. n.): of Kernel

Kernelling (): of Kernel

Kernelled (a.): Having a kernel.

Kerneled (imp. & p. p.): of Kernel

Exacination (n.): Removal of the kernel.

Monopyrenous (a.): Having but a single stone or kernel.

Nucleiform (a.): Formed like a nucleus or kernel.

Exacinate (v. t.): To remove the kernel form.

Pyrena (n.): A nutlet resembling a seed, or the kernel of a drupe.

Nutshell (n.): The shell or hard external covering in which the kernel of a nut is inclosed.

Zest (n.): The woody, thick skin inclosing the kernel of a walnut.

Marmottes oil (): A fine oil obtained from the kernel of Prunus brigantiaca. It is used instead of olive or almond oil.

Noyau (n.): A cordial of brandy, etc., flavored with the kernel of the bitter almond, or of the peach stone, etc.

Kernel (n.): A small mass around which other matter is concreted; a nucleus; a concretion or hard lump in the flesh.

Grain (n.): A single small hard seed; a kernel, especially of those plants, like wheat, whose seeds are used for food.

Filbert (n.): The fruit of the Corylus Avellana or hazel. It is an oval nut, containing a kernel that has a mild, farinaceous, oily taste, agreeable to the palate.

Nut (n.): The fruit of certain trees and shrubs (as of the almond, walnut, hickory, beech, filbert, etc.), consisting of a hard and indehiscent shell inclosing a kernel.

Hull (v. t.): The outer covering of anything, particularly of a nut or of grain; the outer skin of a kernel; the husk.

Include (v. t.): To confine within; to hold; to contain; to shut up; to inclose; as, the shell of a nut includes the kernel; a pearl is included in a shell.

Nutmeg (n.): The kernel of the fruit of the nutmeg tree (Myristica fragrans), a native of the Molucca Islands, but cultivated elsewhere in the tropics.

Kernel (v. i.): To harden or ripen into kernels; to produce kernels.

Nucleus (n.): A kernel; hence, a central mass or point about which matter is gathered, or to which accretion is made; the central or material portion; -- used both literally and figuratively.

Hazel (n.): A shrub or small tree of the genus Corylus, as the C. avellana, bearing a nut containing a kernel of a mild, farinaceous taste; the filbert. The American species are C. Americana, which produces the common hazelnut, and C. rostrata. See Filbert.

Enucleate (v. t.): To bring or peel out, as a kernel from its enveloping husks its enveloping husks or shell.

Drupe (n.): A fruit consisting of pulpy, coriaceous, or fibrous exocarp, without valves, containing a nut or stone with a kernel. The exocarp is succulent in the plum, cherry, apricot, peach, etc.; dry and subcoriaceous in the almond; and fibrous in the cocoanut.

Hickory (n.): An American tree of the genus Carya, of which there are several species. The shagbark is the C. alba, and has a very rough bark; it affords the hickory nut of the markets. The pignut, or brown hickory, is the C. glabra. The swamp hickory is C. amara, having a nut whose shell is very thin and the kernel bitter.

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Meaning of Kernel

Kernel means: The central, substantial or essential part of anything; the gist; the core; as, the kernel of an argument.

Meaning of Kernel

Kernel means: A single seed or grain; as, a kernel of corn.

Meaning of Kernel

Kernel means: The essential part of a seed; all that is within the seed walls; the edible substance contained in the shell of a nut; hence, anything included in a shell, husk, or integument; as, the kernel of a nut. See Illust. of Endocarp.

Meaning of Kernelled

Kernelled means: of Kernel

Meaning of Kerneling

Kerneling means: of Kernel

Meaning of Kernelling

Kernelling means: of Kernel

Meaning of Kernelled

Kernelled means: Having a kernel.

Meaning of Kerneled

Kerneled means: of Kernel

Meaning of Exacination

Exacination means: Removal of the kernel.

Meaning of Monopyrenous

Monopyrenous means: Having but a single stone or kernel.

Meaning of Nucleiform

Nucleiform means: Formed like a nucleus or kernel.

Meaning of Exacinate

Exacinate means: To remove the kernel form.

Meaning of Pyrena

Pyrena means: A nutlet resembling a seed, or the kernel of a drupe.

Meaning of Nutshell

Nutshell means: The shell or hard external covering in which the kernel of a nut is inclosed.

Meaning of Zest

Zest means: The woody, thick skin inclosing the kernel of a walnut.

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