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Peanut - Wikipedia

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The peanut, also known as the groundnut and the goober and taxonomically classified as ... Peanuts are similar in taste and nutritional profile to tree nuts such as .... appears to be the flower ste...

Peanuts, pistachios and other 'nuts' that aren't actually nuts

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Feb 2, 2016 ... The jig is up! For too long peanuts have masqueraded as America's favorite nut. For too long, almonds have snuck into the mixed nuts bag at ...

The Peanut Institute - Peanut Facts

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While “nut” is in their name, peanuts are in fact legumes. Peanuts actually grow underground, as opposed to nuts like walnuts, almonds, etc. that grow on trees.

QI: Quite interesting facts about nuts - Telegraph

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Apr 7, 2011 ... Peanuts, almonds, pistachios, cashews, horse chestnuts and pine nuts are not nuts. So the health warning on a packet of peanuts (“may ...

Peanuts Are Not Nuts - Today I Found Out

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Jun 30, 2011 ... Peanuts are a food with an identity crisis. While most people think of peanuts as nuts, they are actually legumes. What is a legume? It is a type ...

Are peanuts really nuts? I say they're not. - The Boston Globe

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Oct 30, 2006 ... The word "nut" in botanical terms has a fairly precise definition: A nut is the compound ovary of a plant. It is both the seed (or perhaps two ...

Nut and Peanut Allergy - KidsHealth

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Peanuts aren't actually a true nut; they're a legume (in the same family as peas and lentils). But the proteins in peanuts are similar in structure to those in tree ...

Why do people with nut allergies react to peanuts, which are ...

www.theguardian.com/lifeandstyle/2016/aug/24/nut-allergies-peanuts-legumes-react

Aug 24, 2016 ... Given that, botanically, peanuts are legumes rather than nuts, why do ... Given that people actually die from eating peanuts I don't think that's a ...

FYI, Peanuts Aren't Even Nuts, And THIS Is How They Really Grow ...

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Oct 11, 2016 ... Peanuts, unlike almonds and walnuts, do not grow on trees. They're actually not nuts at all, but legumes like peas and lentils ― and they grow ...

What's Wrong with Beans and Legumes? | Paleo Leap

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Per unit of mass, most nuts actually have a little more phytic acid than most ... Like other legumes, peanuts are problematic because they contain lectins and ...