Corypha

noun Cor·y·pha \ˈkȯrəfə\

Definition of Corypha

  1. :  a small genus of very large East Indian and Australian fan palms that have a spineless trunk and that die after once fruiting — see book palm, gebang palm, talipot

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Origin and Etymology of corypha

New Latin, from Greek koryphē top, summit


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