coconut

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  • Info The coconut tree (Cocos nucifera) is a member of the family Arecaceae (palm family). more...
  • The Canadian produced version includes coconut oil and sold only in that region.
  • In the fourth division, the first coconut tree and other significant plants are born.
  • They would fire five coconuts and had to hit the target three times.
  • The first that arrived had three men in it, who brought a few coconuts. Cited from A Voyage to the South Sea, by William Bligh
  • They were used to such an extent that they were no longer able to produce coconuts.
  • During this period, the few families there made a living growing coconuts and fruit.
  • An expected supply ship had not arrived and they had been living on fish and coconuts for several months.
  • If they dropped any coconuts they had to start again.
  • On top of the grave lay a rock as large as a coconut.
  • The whole coconut is served whole at the table after dinner.
  • Having no money, he carried a bag full of home-grown coconuts.
  • I traveled seven days, living upon coconuts, which served me for food and drink. Cited from The Elson Readers, Book 5, by William H. Elson
  • I thus gradually collected as many coconuts as produced me a considerable sum. Cited from The Arabian Nights Entertainments, by Anonymous
  • At that point the two individuals can trade their respective coconuts and eat them.
  • The Coconut Palace has found itself being featured in various TV shows.
  • No one would think of knocking off one of those coconuts and thousands of people pass under them. Cited from Northern Nut Growers Association, Twelfth Annual Meeting, by Various
  • He further wrote that the native men and women came in log boats to trade coconuts.
  • Coconuts are available on the island but are not common or usually owned by families and kept on their own private land.
  • His delight at the coconuts, which were quite new to him, was very great. Cited from Discoveries in Australia, Volume 1., by J Lort Stokes
  • It is said that in those days almost one million coconuts were traded in a market day.
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Meaning of coconut

  • noun The edible white meat of a coconut; often shredded for use in e.g. cakes and curries
  • noun Large hard-shelled oval nut with a fibrous husk containing thick white meat surrounding a central cavity filled (when fresh) with fluid or milk
  • noun Tall palm tree bearing coconuts as fruits; widely planted throughout the tropics