Definición de chinquapin en inglés:


Saltos de línea: chin|qua¦pin
Pronunciación: /ˈtʃɪŋkəpɪn
(also chinkapin)


1A North American chestnut tree.
  • Several species in the family Fagaceae, in particular Castanea pumila
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • They're also checking related species - chestnuts, beeches, and chinquapins - as well as rhododendron and huckleberry relatives: manzanitas, cranberries, and more.
  • West Texas generally offers landscapes of muted colors - sepia earth and vast sun-bleached skies - but this canyon cradles a riparian forest of big-tooth maple, alligator juniper, and chinquapin oak.
  • Black oak, red oak, chinquapin oak, bitternut hickory, and pignut hickory are common near hill summits, where the driest conditions prevail.
1.1The edible nut of the chinquapin.
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  • They sometimes also offered small quantities of chinquapin nuts and, rarely, walnuts.
  • Chestnuts, chinquapins, and other nuts could also be gathered from the woods.


early 17th century: from Virginia Algonquian.

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