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Water Chestnut Trapa natans Commodity Summary
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Approved Name: Water Chestnut 
Scientific Name(s): Trapa natans 
Common Name(s): Chinesische wassernuß, European water chestnut, Jesuit's-nut, abrojo de agua, bullnut, castanha-d'água, castaña de agua, châtaigne d'eau, cornue, horn-nut, lingnut, macre, macre commune, saligot, singhara wassernuß, singhara-nut, sjönöt, water caltrop, water-chestnut 
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