Nuts are not very popular in my region, this is the first time I have this kind of nut, can you let me know what its name is?

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  • Can you say something about the size? I imagined them walnut sized, but the one answer which suggests chickpeas could be right shapewise, if they are much smaller.
    – rumtscho
    Sep 19, 2016 at 5:47
  • around the size of a m&m chocolate, ~1cm in diameter or less.
    – boh
    Sep 19, 2016 at 10:48
  • Could be corn nut.
    – paparazzo
    Sep 19, 2016 at 13:23

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Looks like roasted chickpeas which are actually a legume (related to peas & beans), but you can toast them up and eat like nuts (like you would peanuts/groundnuts which are also legumes).

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