noun Coc·co·thri·nax \-ˈthrīˌnaks\

Definition of Coccothrinax

  1. :  a small genus of West Indian and Floridian fan palms having short unarmed trunks and small white flowers in dense sheathed clusters

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Origin and Etymology of coccothrinax

New Latin, from cocc- + Thrinax

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