Metroxylon sagu


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Noun1.Metroxylon sagu - Malaysian palm whose pithy trunk yields sago--a starch used as a food thickener and fabric stiffenerMetroxylon sagu - Malaysian palm whose pithy trunk yields sago--a starch used as a food thickener and fabric stiffener; Malaya to Fiji
sago palm - any of various tropical Asian palm trees the trunks of which yield sago
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The decrease in peroxidase activity with Co2+ and Zn2+ ions was also observed for isozymes of Metroxylon sagu (Onsa et.
I show how the equipment employed displays a distribution which suggests that hand pressing technology is associated with Metroxylon sagu and foot pressing with other starch palms that are largely of importance west of Wallacea.
Sago" among those groups refers not only to Metroxylon sagu but also Eugeissona utilis, Arenga, Caryota, and Corypha (Sellato personal communication).
A brief review on thermorheological properties of starch obtained from Metroxylon sagu.