Sabal

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sabal

(ˈseɪbæl)
n
(Plants) a variety of palm tree
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Noun1.sabal - American dwarf fan palmsSabal - American dwarf fan 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
cabbage palm, cabbage palmetto, Sabal palmetto - low-growing fan-leaved palm of coastal southern United States having edible leaf buds
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Las principales actividades productivas de los pobladores de Tankuche son la agricultura de temporal y la pesca riberena, siendo la elaboracion de artesanias, la apicultura, la caceria de subsistencia, la extraccion de palma de huano (Sabal yapa) y el trabajo asalariado (e.g., empleados en la industria del transporte y la construccion), actividades secundarias para hombres y mujeres de la comunidad (Mendez-Cabrera & Montiel, 2007).
Mosannona depressa, Psidium sartorianum, Sabal yapa, Talisia olivaeformis, Thrinax radiata y Vitex gaumeri.