Definition of Caryota urens
1. Noun. Fishtail palm of India to Malay Peninsula; sap yields a brown sugar (jaggery) and trunk pith yields sago.
Generic synonyms: Sago Palm
Lexicographical Neighbors of Caryota Urens
Literary usage of Caryota urens
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Edinburgh New Philosophical Journal, Exhibiting a View of the Progressive by Robert Jameson, Sir William Jardine, Henry D Rogers (1858)
"... of some of the palms which have flowered in the Botanic Garden :— Caryota urens. ... viz., the perilous task of cutting the top off the Caryota urens, ..."