chinese chestnut :
- n a small tree with small sweet nuts; wild or naturalized in Korea and China
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- Scouts and a scientist plant American chestnuts at Summit
The American chestnut tree has become hard to find. You might have seen a chestnut tree, but chances are that it was a Chinese chestnut or a Japanese chestnut. By 1950, a blight had killed about 4 billion trees from Maine to Georgia. The American chestnut is mostly gone.
April 21, 2014 - The Register-Herald