Corypha

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Noun1.Corypha - large fan palms of tropical Asia to AustraliaCorypha - large fan palms of tropical Asia to Australia
liliopsid genus, monocot genus - genus of flowering plants having a single cotyledon (embryonic leaf) in the seed
Arecaceae, family Arecaceae, family Palmaceae, family Palmae, palm family, Palmaceae, Palmae - chiefly tropical trees and shrubs and vines usually having a tall columnar trunk bearing a crown of very large leaves; coextensive with the order Palmales
Corypha gebanga, Corypha utan, gebang palm - large-leaved palm of Malay to Philippines and northern Australia; leaves used for thatching or plaiting into containers
Corypha umbraculifera, talipot, talipot palm - tall palm of southern India and Sri Lanka with gigantic leaves used as umbrellas and fans or cut into strips for writing paper
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Raffia, a natural fiber obtained from buri palm, is one of Bohol's leading products, mainly used as material for handcrafted wares.
Rodriguez explained the cultural mapping project also aimed to revive the weaving industry, particularly the production of banig (sleeping mats) and baskets made of buri palm leaves.
Suman, on the other hand, is glutinous rice cooked in coconut milk and wrapped in buri palm leaves.