coco de mer

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coco de mer

(də ˈmɛə)
n
1. (Plants) a palm tree, Lodoicea maldivica, of the Seychelles, producing a large fruit containing a two-lobed edible nut
2. (Plants) the nut of this palm
Also called: double coconut
[French: coconut of the sea]
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