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Earthnut

Earthnut

(Science: botany) a name given to various roots, tubers, or pods grown under or on the ground; as to:

The esculent tubers of the umbelliferous plants Bunium flexuosum and Carum Bulbocastanum.

The peanut. See peanut.


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