doom palm

an African fan palm, Hyphaene thebaica, bearing an edible, gingerbread-flavored fruit.
Also, doum palm.
Also called gingerbread palm.

1820–30; < dialectal Arabic dōm Unabridged
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doom palm
a variant spelling of doum palm

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