noun. a small nut.
- -let (English)
- nut (English)
- nute (Middle English (1100-1500))
Sentences with nutlet
1. Noun, singular or mass
The American hornbeam produces catkin flowers, followed by nutlet fruits that are 1/3 of an inch long and fall with the leaflike female flowers still attached.
Gently knock each pod, or nutlet, off the stalk with your fingers and let it drop into the bag.