Elaeis


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Related to Elaeis: Elaeis oleifera
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Noun1.Elaeis - oil palmsElaeis - oil palms        
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
oil palm - pinnate-leaved palms of the genus Elaeis having dense clusters of crowded flowers and bright red fruit and yielding high quality palm oils
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Also, 25 seeds of Elaeis guineansis (Ekuro) are eaten every morning to treat fibroid.
plancus showed fruits of palm Elaeis sp.; coconuts and "beans" (Phaseolus vulgaris) (Guimaraes & Galetti 2004).
Butyrospermum Parkii (Shea) Nut Extract (and) Elaeis
The oil palm (Elaeis guineensis Jacq.) is of African origin and the main agro-industrial activity in humid areas in the Brazilian Amazon, Colombia, Ecuador, Malaysia, Indonesia and several African countries (Hansen et al., 2015).
Currently, oil palm (Elaeis guineensis) cultivation became strategic on a national level for the energy and food production market (Ramalho Filho, 2010).
The Oil palm Elaeis guineensis (Jacq) is a native of Guinea Bissau of West Africa and belongs to the family Arecaceae and order Arecales.
Study of physiomechanical properties of high density polyethylene (HDPE) - palm kernel nut shell (Elaeis Guineasis) composites.