the edible seed of any of various nut pines
: also pignoli (pinˈjoʊli
; pēnyōˈlē; pɪgˈnoʊli
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Word origin of 'pignolia'altered < It pignolo < VL *pineolus, dim. of L pineus, of pine < pinus, a pine tree