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hazel

ha·zel

hazel

 
pronunciation:
heI zl
parts of speech:
noun, adjective
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: any of various shrubs or small trees, many of which bear edible nuts.
They planted these hazels last year.
definition 2: the wood or nut of such a shrub or tree.
Our garden furniture is made of hazel.
definition 3: a yellowish or greenish brown color.
Hazel is the color of her eyes.
 
part of speech: adjective
definition 1: of, pertaining to, or made from the hazel.
I have a beautiful box made of hazel and oak woods.
definition 2: of or pertaining to the color hazel.
My eyes are brown, but my sister's are hazel.
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