/ heɪzl̩ /
Množina reči hazel je hazels.
hazel tree · Pomaderris apetala
Pomaderris apetala · hazel tree · hazelnut · hazelnut tree
ETYM Old Eng. hasel, AS. haesel; akin to Dutch hazelaar, German hazel, Old High Germ. hasal, hasala, Icel. hasl, Dan and Swed. hassel, Latin corylus, for cosylus.
1. Australian tree grown especially for ornament and its fine-grained wood and bearing edible nuts; SYN. hazel tree, Pomaderris apetala.
2. The fine-grained wood of a hazelnut tree (genus Corylus) and the hazel tree (Australian genus Pomaderris).
Shrub or tree of the genus Corylus, family Corylaceae, including the European common hazel or cob C. avellana, of which the filbert is the cultivated variety.
North American species include the American hazel C. americana.