Definition of Gebang palm
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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Lexicographical Neighbors of Gebang Palm
gebang palm (current term)
Literary usage of Gebang palm
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1. Tropical Fibres: Their Production and Economic Extraction by Ephraim George Squier (1861)
"... each yielding fruit, fibres, cordage, oil, and even spirits." In India, the palms producing fibres are also numerous. The gebang palm (Corypha ..."