Panama-hat plant

Panama-hat plant

[pan-uh-mah-hat, -maw]
noun
jipijapa ( def 1 ).
Also called Panama-hat palm.


Origin:
1970–75; so called because the young leaves are used to make Panama hats

Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
Cite This Source Link To Panama-hat plant
Explore Dictionary.com
Previous Definition: panama-hat palm
Next Definition: panamahat palm
Words Near: Panama-hat plant
More from Thesaurus.com
Synonyms and Antonyms for Panama-hat plant
More from Reference.com
Search for articles containing Panama-hat plant
Dictionary.com Word FAQs

Dictionary.com presents 366 FAQs, incorporating some of the frequently asked questions from the past with newer queries.

Copyright © 2014 Dictionary.com, LLC. All rights reserved.
  • Please Login or Sign Up to use the Recent Searches feature