Associations to the word «Babassu»

Wiktionary

BABASSU, noun. A tall Brazilian feather palm, Orbignya barbosiana, having hard-shelled nuts that yield an edible oil

Dictionary definition

BABASSU, noun. Tall feather palm of northern Brazil with hard-shelled nuts yielding valuable oil and a kind of vegetable ivory.

Wise words

In words, as fashions, the same rule will hold; Alike fantastic, if too new, or old: Be not the first by whom the new are tried, Nor yet the last to lay the old aside.
Alexander Pope