palm tree

noun

Definition of palm tree

  1. :  a kind of tree that grows in tropical regions and has a straight, tall trunk and many large leaves at the top of the trunk

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palmplay
  1. :  any of a family (Palmae synonym Arecaceae) of mostly tropical or subtropical monocotyledonous trees, shrubs, or vines with usually a simple stem and a terminal crown of large pinnate or fan-shaped leaves

    :  a leaf of the palm as a symbol of victory or rejoicing

    :  a branch (as of laurel) similarly used

  1. :  the somewhat concave part of the human hand between the bases of the fingers and the wrist or the corresponding part of the forefoot of a lower mammal

    :  a flat expanded part especially at the end of a base or stalk (as of an anchor)

    :  a unit of length based on the breadth or length of the hand

  1. :  to conceal in or with the hand

    :  to take or pick up stealthily

    :  to hand stealthily

treeplay
  1. :  a woody perennial plant having a single usually elongate main stem generally with few or no branches on its lower part

    :  a shrub or herb of arborescent form

    :  something in the form of or resembling a tree: such as

  1. :  to drive to or up a tree

    :  to put into a position of extreme disadvantage :  corner

    :  to bring to bay


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