babassu

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See also: babassú

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Portuguese babassu (modern spelling babaçu), from Old Tupi iuauasu.

Noun[edit]

babassu (plural babassus)

  1. A tall Brazilian feather palm, Attalea speciosa, having hard-shelled nuts that yield an edible oil.

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Italian[edit]

Noun[edit]

babassu m (invariable)

  1. babassu
    Synonym: babaco



Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

babassu m or f (in variation) (plural babassus)

  1. Obsolete spelling of babaçu