Hazel

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Hazel Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

Definitions from Wordnet 2.0


  • any of several shrubs or small trees of the genus Corylus bearing edible nuts enclosed in a leafy husk
  • the fine-grained wood of a hazelnut tree (genus Corylus) and the hazel tree (Australian genus Pomaderris)
  • Australian tree grown especially for ornament and its fine-grained wood and bearing edible nuts
  • of a light brown or yellowish brown color

Definitions from Wiktionary


  • Australian tree grown especially for ornament and its fine-grained wood and bearing edible nuts ,
  • the fine-grained wood of a hazelnut tree (genus Corylus) and the hazel tree (Australian genus Pomaderris) ,
  • any of several shrubs or small trees of the genus Corylus bearing edible nuts enclosed in a leafy husk

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Hazel Meaning and Definition in Wikipedia


Hazel is a family of trees and shrubs, related to the Birch family. There are 50 to 80 species, in four genera. They are native to the temperate regions of the northern hemisphere.



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Meaning of the Name 'Hazel'


  • Meaning: Nut
  • Origin: English
  • Gender: Female


Hazel Sample Sentences in News


  • Glen Hazel Residents Hope Vigil Will Help Stop The Violence
    Neighbors in Glen Hazel started taking a stand immediately after the Oct. 13 murder of a young man who was gunned down on Roselle Drive Read more on this news related to 'Hazel'
  • Hazel Capps, 103
    Hazel F. Capps, 103 lifetime area resident died Sunday, October 19, 2014, at the Windmill Manor Care Center in Coralville.                 Read more on this news related to 'Hazel'
  • Boy burned at Hazel Green home flown to Cincinnati hospital
    The boy burned at a recycling business on Monday was flown to a hospital in Cincinnati on Tuesday. His father said the boy got hold of matches and a gas can he thought was out-of-reach. Read more on this news related to 'Hazel'

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