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beechnut

the small brown triangular edible nut of the beech tree. Collectively, the nuts are often termed beech mast, esp when lying on the ground
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Shasta and Beechnut Gum to climb the train watch tower.
"In Maine, for example, if the blueberry or beechnut crop fails, those bears are in trouble.
An only child whose vain, chilly mother got her various childhood advertising gigs--she was also the Beechnut baby--she left home for college, then married, but soon divorced.
Among the more popular extenders, and substitutes have been; acorn, almond, asparagus, barley, beechnut, beetroot, carrot, chicory, corn cotton-seed dandelion root fig okra-seed pea persimmon-seed rye sassafras-pits sweet potato and wheat.
He then headed the Polymer Laboratory for Beechnut Packing Company in New York and became director of research.
By 1948, the magazine became profitable, gaining such key advertisers as PepsiCo, Colgate, Beechnut, and Seagram--all convinced by Johnson that they would increase revenues and market share by reaching black consumers.
On October 28, 1994, her family had her admitted to Beechnut Manor Nursing Home, where she resided in the respiratory care unit, which was staffed by Vencor Hospital.
"I spent my time with tank units and yes, I learned how to chew Beechnut and spit out of a hatch without getting it all over myself or the track, and that is an essential skill, by the way."