coconut palm

coconut palms
A coconut palm is a tall tree on which coconuts grow.

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  • coconut palm — or coconut tree n. a tall palm tree (Cocus nucifera) that bears coconuts and grows throughout the tropics: also coco palm …   English World dictionary

  • coconut palm — a tall, tropical palm, Cocos nucifera, bearing large, hard shelled seeds enclosed in a thick, fibrous husk. Cf. coconut (def. 3). [1830 40] * * * Tree (Cocos nucifera) of the palm family, one of the most important crops of the tropics. Its… …   Universalium

  • coconut palm — riešutinis kokosas statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Arekinių šeimos dekoratyvinis, maistinis, medieninis, pašarinis, vaistinis, aliejinis augalas (Cocos nucifera), vedantis valgomus riešutus. Naudojamas gėrimams gaminti, iš jo gaunamas… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • coconut palm — kokosas statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Arekinių (Arecaceae) šeimos augalų gentis (Cocos). atitikmenys: lot. Cocos angl. coconut palm; coconut tree vok. Kokospalme rus. кокосовая пальма lenk. palma kokosowa …   Dekoratyvinių augalų vardynas

  • coconut palm — coconut tree, type of tropical palm tree …   English contemporary dictionary

  • coconut palm — noun tall palm tree bearing coconuts as fruits; widely planted throughout the tropics • Syn: ↑coconut, ↑coco palm, ↑coco, ↑cocoa palm, ↑coconut tree, ↑Cocos nucifera • Hypernyms: ↑palm, ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • coconut palm — noun Date: 1852 a tall pinnate leaved coconut bearing palm (Cocos nucifera) that grows along tropical coasts …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • coconut palm — co′conut palm n. pln a tall tropical palm, Cocos nucifera, bearing large hard shelled seeds enclosed in a thick fibrous husk • Etymology: 1830–40 …   From formal English to slang

  • coconut palm — /ˈkoʊkənʌt pam/ (say kohkuhnut pahm) noun → coco (def. 1). Also, coconut tree …   Australian English dictionary

  • coconut palm — noun a tropical palm tree, Cocos nucifera, having feathery leaves and bearing coconuts …   Wiktionary

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