Definition of Corypha utan
1. Noun. Large-leaved palm of Malay to Philippines and northern Australia; leaves used for thatching or plaiting into containers.
Generic synonyms: Fan Palm
Group relationships: Corypha, Genus Corypha
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Literary usage of Corypha utan
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1. Biotechnology: Building on Farmers' Knowledge by Joske F. G. Bunders, Bertus Haverkort, Wim Hiemstra (1996)
"In Timor, grain stored in baskets woven of corypha utan palm leaves reportedly suffers less rodent damage than when stored without this form of protection ..."