Orbignya phalerata

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Noun1.Orbignya phalerata - tall feather palm of northern Brazil with hard-shelled nuts yielding valuable oil and a kind of vegetable ivoryOrbignya phalerata - tall feather palm of northern Brazil with hard-shelled nuts yielding valuable oil and a kind of vegetable ivory
feather palm - palm having pinnate or featherlike leaves
genus Orbignya, Orbignya - palms of southern Mexico to northern South America: babassu palm
babassu nut - hard-shelled nut of the babassu palm
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"In terms of novel ingredients, we are seeing ethnic ingredients being used such as Amazonian oils like copaiba and inchi, acai berries and goji berries; African ingredients like shea butter, ximenia oil and babussa oil; as well as Australian bush spices.