Corypha umbraculifera


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Noun1.Corypha umbraculifera - tall palm of southern India and Sri Lanka with gigantic leaves used as umbrellas and fans or cut into strips for writing paperCorypha umbraculifera - tall palm of southern India and Sri Lanka with gigantic leaves used as umbrellas and fans or cut into strips for writing paper
fan palm - palm having palmate or fan-shaped leaves
Corypha, genus Corypha - large fan palms of tropical Asia to Australia
buntal - fine white Philippine fiber from stalks of unopened leaves of talipot palms; used in making hats
ola, olla - leaf or strip from a leaf of the talipot palm used in India for writing paper
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JBN nuevo genero Copernicia x shaferi Dahlgren & Glassman Copernicia yarey Burret Corypha umbraculifera L.
(21) For more details on local names for Borrassusflabellifer and Corypha umbraculifera in India and Indonesia, see the table provided by Jahn (2006:927-8).
(2) One other palm species has an earlier history of use for manuscripts in South and Southeast Asia: talipot palms (Corypha umbraculifera and Corypha utan).