coconut definition

  • noun:
    • The fresh fruit associated with coconut-palm, comprising a fibrous husk surrounding a sizable seed.
    • The large, brown, hard-shelled seed of this coconut, containing white skin surrounding a partially fluid-filled central hole.
    • The delicious white skin for the coconut, usually shredded and found in meals and confections and for the extraction of coconut oil.
    • A coconut palm.
    • A fruit of this coconut-palm (perhaps not a genuine nut), Cocos nucifera, having a fibrous husk surrounding a large seed.
    • A hard-shelled seed with this fresh fruit, having white flesh and a fluid-filled central cavity.
    • The delicious white flesh with this fruit.
    • The coconut palm.
    • A Hispanic or dark-skinned person who functions “white” (Caucasian), alluding that a coconut is brown externally and white inside. Compare banana ("East Asian whom acts white").
    • A black one who thinks "white" (European). Compare banana ("East Asian just who acts white").
    • A Pacific islander.
    • women breast.
    • the delicious white meat of a coconut{3}; usually shredded for use in e.g. desserts and curries.
    • the cocoa palm.
    • The large, hard-shelled oval fan of cocoa palm. It's a fibrous husk containing a thick white fibrous animal meat much used as meals, in confections, plus making oil. It's a central hole filled (whenever fresh) with an agreeable milky fluid.
    • See cocoanut.
    • huge hard-shelled oval nut with a fibrous husk containing dense white beef surrounding a central hole filled (when fresh) with liquid or milk
    • tall palm-tree bearing coconuts as fruits; widely planted throughout the tropics
    • the edible white meat of a coconut; often shredded for usage in e.g. desserts and curries

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