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ha·zel

hazel

 
pronunciation:
heI zl
parts of speech:
noun, adjective
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a shrub or small tree that bears brown nuts that can be eaten.
definition 2: the wood or nut of such a shrub or tree.
definition 3: a light brown color.
Hazel is the color of her eyes.
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part of speech: adjective
definition 1: of or relating to the hazel.
I have a beautiful box made of hazel and oak woods.
definition 2: of or relating to the color hazel.
My eyes are brown, but my sister's are hazel.
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