coconut palm

co·co·nut palm
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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [koh-kuh-nuht, -nuh t pahm]
    • /ˈkoʊ kəˌnʌt, -nət pɑm/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [koh-kuh-nuht, -nuh t pahm]
    • /ˈkoʊ kəˌnʌt, -nət pɑm/

Definitions of coconut palm words

  • countable noun coconut palm A coconut palm is a tall tree on which coconuts grow. 3
  • noun coconut palm a tall palm tree, Cocos nucifera, widely planted throughout the tropics, having coconuts as fruits 3
  • noun coconut palm a tall palm tree (Cocus nucifera) that bears coconuts and grows throughout the tropics 3
  • noun coconut palm a tall, tropical palm, Cocos nucifera, bearing large, hard-shelled seeds enclosed in a thick, fibrous husk. Compare coconut (def 3). 1
  • noun coconut palm a tropical palm tree, Cocos nucifera, having feathery leaves and bearing coconuts. 0

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Origin of coconut palm

First appearance:

before 1830
One of the 36% newest English words
First recorded in 1830-40

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Parts of speech for Coconut palm


coconut palm popularity

A pretty common term. Usually people know it’s meaning, but prefer to use a more spread out synonym. About 36% of English native speakers know the meaning and use word.
According to our data about 63% of words is more used. This is a rare but used term. It occurs in the pages of specialized literature and in the speech of educated people.

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