Palmyra palm

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Palmyra palm:

see palmpalm,
common name for members of the Palmae, a large family of chiefly tropical trees, shrubs, and vines. Most species are treelike, characterized by a crown of compound leaves, called fronds, terminating a tall, woody, unbranched stem.
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A number of useful plants are apparent, particularly Celtis tetrandra-type, typically a timber tree (Po 2003) but also with edible fruit, and the palmyra palm, Borassus flabellifer.
Borassus is particularly important for inferring agricultural land use.
Borassus is thought to have originated in India and Sri Lanka, though there is no compelling evidence to support this.
The staccato-like occurrence of Borassus pollen in the fossil record renders its palaeo-biogeography 'disconcertingly circumstantial', according to Maloney (1994: 147).
In the Bakong pollen record Borassus pollen reaches a maximum representation in the early-mid ninth century AD, and declines thereafter.
The students were selected based on willingness to consume Borassus juices and no history of negative allergic reactions.
5 mg/kg of pulp) were added to Borassus puree samples and incubated for 30, 60, 90 and 120 min to evaluate their effects on the yield of Borassus juice at fixed temperatures of 30, 35, and 40[degrees]C.
Various temperatures (30, 35, and 40[degrees]C) and duration of incubation (30, 60, 90 and 120 min) were used to evaluate their effects on the yield of Borassus juice at fixed pectinase concentrations (0, 0.
5 mg/kg of pulp) were added to Borassus puree samples and incubated for 30, 60, 90 and 120 min to evaluate their effects on the total sugars content of Borassus juice at fixed temperatures 30, 35, and 40[degrees]C.
Heat pasteurization of the Borassus juice was effective to produce a higher concentration in total sugars (172.
Germination and seedling structure of Borassus flabel-lifer L.
Nouvelle contribution a l'etude chimique dela germination du Borassus flabelliformis L.