Recent Examples of palmyra from the Web
A marble frieze on the wall that encircled the statue showed columns of helmeted troops and tanks rolling past swamps and palmyra trees, the spiky palm indigenous to Sri Lanka’s far north.
On the inland side of the bridge, herons flew over tidal flats and islets covered with marsh grass, and palmyras swayed over the thick brush that grew along the shore.
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Origin and Etymology of palmyra
First Known Use: 1698See Words from the same year
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