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  • n. A kind of oil cake prepared from the coconut.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A kind of oil cake prepared from the cocoanut. See Oil cake, under cake.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. The oilcake left after expressing cocoanut-oil from copra or from fresh cocoanuts. It forms an important article of export from Ceylon and is used for feeding cattle and for fertilizing.


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  • "Chiefly in Sri Lanka: an oilcake made from coconut pulp or various kinds of seed, mainly used as animal fodder." (OED)

    October 15, 2008