Copernicia prunifera


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Noun1.Copernicia prunifera - Brazilian fan palm having an edible rootCopernicia prunifera - Brazilian fan palm having an edible root; source of a useful leaf fiber and a brittle yellowish wax
fan palm - palm having palmate or fan-shaped leaves
Copernicia, genus Copernicia - slow-growing tropical fan palms
carnauba, carnauba wax - hard yellowish to brownish wax from leaves of the carnauba palm used especially in floor waxes and polishes
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2002); and Astrocaryum vulgare, Attalea speciosa, Copernicia prunifera, and M.
This is the case of Astrocaryum chambira (Holm Jensen & Balslev, 1995), Ceroxylon alpinum (Vergara, 2002), Copernicia prunifera (Johnson, 1970), Copernicia tectorum (Barrera et al.
funifera, Butia capitata, Copernicia prunifera, Euterpe edulis, E.