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wine palm

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1. (Plants) any of various palm trees, the sap of which is used, esp when fermented, as a drink. Also called: toddy palm See toddy2
2. (Brewing) any of various palm trees, the sap of which is used, esp when fermented, as a drink. Also called: toddy palm See toddy2
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.wine palm - fishtail palm of India to Malay Peninsula; sap yields a brown sugar (jaggery) and trunk pith yields sago
sago palm - any of various tropical Asian palm trees the trunks of which yield sago
2.wine palm - 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
fan palm - palm having palmate or fan-shaped leaves
bassine - coarse leaf fiber from palmyra palms used in making brushes and brooms
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The leaves of the Chilean wine palm (front left) are self-cleaning, meaning they'll drop without any help.
LEAF AND INFLORESCENCE PRODUCTION OF THE WINE PALM (ATTALEA BUTYRACEA) IN THE DRY MAGDALENA RIVER VALLEY, COLOMBIA
The Amazon water lily sits alongside the Chilean wine palm.
When you are this high, you can see for miles - as well enjoying a new aerial view of the nearby Temperate House, featuring the Chilean Wine Palm, at more than 16 metres the world's tallest indoor plant.
8-11 Second annual Art of Food & Wine Palm Desert, Palm Desert, Calif.