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Breadnuts. The seeds of the Brosimum alicastrum, a tree of the same order as the breadfruit. The breadnut tree is a native of Jamaica. Its wood, which resembles mahogany, is useful to cabinet makers, and its nuts make a pleasant food, in taste not unlike hazelnuts.