betel palm


betel palm

noun

Definition of BETEL PALM

:  an Asian pinnate-leaved palm (Areca catechu) that has an orange-colored drupe with an outer fibrous husk

First Known Use of BETEL PALM

1875

betel palm

noun    (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of BETEL PALM

: a pinnate-leaved palm of the genus Areca (A. catechu) of Asia that has an orange-colored drupe with an outer fibrous husk

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