from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. A feather-leaved palm (Jubaea chilensis) native to Chile, having a thick trunk from which is obtained a sugary sap used for making wine and a kind of honey, and widely cultivated as an ornamental in warm dry regions.
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- n. A traditional Puerto Rican eggnog made with coconut.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The Jubæa spectabilis, a very beautiful palm of Chili, allied to the cocoanut, and growing to a height of 40 or 50 feet.
Spanish, diminutive of coco, coco palm, from Portuguese côco; see coconut.(American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition)