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

Words are always getting conventionalized to some secondary meaning. It is one of the works of poetry to take the truants in custody and bring them back to their right senses.
William Butler Yeats