pindo palm

pindo palm

[pin-doh]
noun
a feather palm, Butia capitata, of Brazil, having long, arching leaves, grayish beneath, and small, egg-shaped fruit.

Origin:
pindo < American Spanish < Guarani pindo palm, perhaps reinforced by Tupi píndoba palm

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