HyperDic: kitul_tree

English > 1 sense of the expression kitul tree:
NOUNplantkitul tree, wine palm, jaggery palm, kitul, kittul, toddy palm, Caryota urensfishtail palm of India to Malay Peninsula
English > kitul tree: 1 sense > noun 1, plant
Meaningfishtail palm of India to Malay Peninsula; sap yields a brown sugar (jaggery) and trunk pith yields sago.
Synonymswine palm, jaggery palm, kitul, kittul, toddy palm, Caryota urens
Broadersago palmAny of various tropical Asian palm trees the trunks of which yield sago
Spanishkitul
Catalankitul

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