Definition of jordan almond in English:

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jordan almond

Pronunciation: /ˌjôrd(ə)n ˈälmənd/

noun

A high-quality almond of a variety grown chiefly in southeastern Spain.
Example sentences
  • Next to it was a mesh bag filled with colorful jordan almonds; it was sitting in a gold-plated ashtray with fancy matches that had names and a date embossed on the cover.
  • Unique wedding favors, Jordan almond flowers are an elegant way to include the jordan almond theme in your wedding or bridal shower.
  • For a personal touch, add our Personalized Favor Tags with an ‘Almond Poem’, explaining the tradition of jordan almonds.

Origin

Late Middle English: jordan apparently from French or Spanish jardin 'garden'.

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Syllabification: jor·dan al·mond

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