palmyra palm


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Noun1.palmyra palm - tall fan palm of Africa and India and Malaysia yielding a hard wood and sweet sap that is a source of palm wine and sugar; leaves used for thatching and weaving
fan palm - palm having palmate or fan-shaped leaves
bassine - coarse leaf fiber from palmyra palms used in making brushes and brooms
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Years ago, only palmyra palm trees and invasive shrubs surrounded the lake, but authorities and conservationists planted other varieties once Vaduvoor was declared a bird sanctuary in 1999.
Oesophageal obstruction in a bull due to palmyra palm. Indian Vet.
Furthermore, the reinforcement of natural fiber with thermosetting polymer such as the reinforcement of unidirectional kenaf fiber/epoxy, Palmyra palm leaf stalk fiber/jute fiber/ polyester, woven coir fiber/polyester, bamboo/polyester [4-7].