bangalow palm


variants or less commonly bangalow
plural -s
: either of two Australian palms (Auchontophoenix alexandrae and A. cunninghamii) cultivated for their tall erect form and pinnate foliage and having a terminal bud that is sometimes used as food

Word History


native name in Australia

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