from The Century Dictionary.
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Clumps of the light and exquisitely graceful assai-palm shoot up everywhere on either side from the denser forest.
Here, too, grows the slender and graceful assai-palm, with its perfectly smooth trunk, -- the fruit appearing in a heavy cluster of berries just below the cluster of leaves on its summit.
The assai-palm, with its slender stem, its graceful head and delicate green plumes, is at first more numerous than any other.