betel nut

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betel nut

[′bēd·əl ‚nət]
(botany)
A dried, ripe seed of the palm tree Areca catechu in the family Palmae; contains a narcotic.
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Beetle nut (Supari) re-trieved in other studies remained at the top FBA in children.
A beetle nut ban had been introduced and the difference was night and day.
99, all from Woolworths; EASY: A pre-lit black tree from John Lewis, pounds 90; GOING NUTS: Beetle nut vases, pounds 2.