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Meaning of BORASSUS FLABELLIFER

 
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 Definition: 
[n]  tall fan palm of Africa and India and Malaysia yielding a hard wood and sweet sap that is a source of palm wine and sugar; leaves used for thatching and weaving
 
 Synonyms: longar palm, lontar, palmyra, palmyra palm, toddy palm, wine palm
 
 See Also: bassine, Borassus, fan palm, genus Borassus

 

 

 

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