Definition of jordan almond in English:

jordan almond

noun

  • A high-quality almond of a variety grown chiefly in southeastern Spain.

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    • ‘For a personal touch, add our Personalized Favor Tags with an ‘Almond Poem’, explaining the tradition of jordan almonds.’
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    • ‘Next to it was a mesh bag filled with colorful jordan almonds; it was sitting in a gold-plated ashtray with fancy matches that had names and a date embossed on the cover.’

Origin

Late Middle English: jordan apparently from French or Spanish jardin garden.

Pronunciation:

jordan almond

/ˌjôrd(ə)n ˈälmənd/