Translation of pecan in Spanish:

pecan

Pronunciation: /pɪˈkæn; pɪˈkɑːn; ˈpiːkən; pɪˈkæn/

n

  • 1.1 (nut) pacana (f), nuez (f) (Méx)
    More example sentences
    • Unroasted nuts such as almonds, cashews, pecans, Brazil nuts, hazelnuts and walnuts make an ideal snack food for would-be slimmers keen to get cracking.
    • Half of those allergic to peanuts are also allergic to tree nuts, such as almonds, walnuts, pecans, cashews, and often sunflower and sesame seeds.
    • Tree nuts include walnuts, pecans, almonds, Brazil nuts, cashews, pine nuts, pistachios, and more.
    1.2 (tree) pacana (f), pacán (m)

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