grugru palm


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Noun1.Grugru palm - tropical American feather palm having a swollen spiny trunk and edible nutsgrugru palm - tropical American feather palm having a swollen spiny trunk and edible nuts
grugru nut - nut of Brazilian or West Indian palms
feather palm - palm having pinnate or featherlike leaves
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(2013) in lyophilized powder of grugru palm (Acrocomia aculeata), which showed low values of hygroscopicity, due to the larger size of powder particles; as a consequence, a smaller surface of contact is exposed for the binding with water.
(2013) obtained values of 0.03 and 0.09% for powders of grugru palm (Acrocomia aculeata) using a 1200-gm mesh sieve for the analysis of the powder obtained through lyophilization.