double-coconut

double coconut

noun
1.
a tall, stout, fan palm, Lodoicea maldivica, of the Seychelles Islands, having nuts that are the largest seeds of any plant, often weighing 50 pounds (22.6 kg): populations are declining.
2.
the seed of this tree.
Also called coco-de-mer.


Origin:
1820–30

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