abanga

Abanga

A*ban"ga\ ([.a]*b[a^][ng]"g[.a]), n. [Name given by the negroes in the island of St. Thomas.] A West Indian palm; also the fruit of this palm, the seeds of which are used as a remedy for diseases of the chest.
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