What is another word for borassus?

5 synonyms found


[ bˈɔːɹəʃəs], [ bˈɔːɹəʃəs], [ b_ˈɔː_ɹ_ə_ʃ_ə_s]

Borassus is a genus of palm trees that is native to parts of Africa and Asia. It is also commonly referred to as the palmyra palm or toddy palm. While the term borassus is widely used, there are several synonyms that are also used to refer to this genus. These include names like Lontar, Tal, Taal, Tari, and Nungu. Each of these names refers to a specific species of the borassus genus, and they are commonly used in the regions where the palms are grown. Regardless of the name used, the palm trees are highly valued for their fruit, leaves, and sap, which all have a variety of uses.

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How to use "Borassus" in context?

Borassus aethiopicus is a species of palm tree found in the Ethiopian Highlands. Borassus aethiopicus is an evergreen palm with a slender trunk and a broad crown. The leaves are petiolate, simple, and bluntly lobed. The flowers are obscurely pollinated and are small, white, and borne in a cluster at the end of a stalk. The fruit is a pod; the seeds are enclosed within the pulp of the pod.

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