Definition of coco-de-mer
- Coco-de-mer, the double coconut palm native to the Seychelles, has the biggest seeds in the world; they are the size and shape of human buttocks.
- —Popular Science, March 2001
- This valley grows the giant coco de mer palms that are found nowhere else. They reach to tremendous heights, and it is quite obvious which are the male and which the female.
- —Kathy Gire, ITN, January 1995