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coco (n.)

"palm tree," 1550s, from Spanish and Portuguese coco "grinning or grimacing face," on resemblance of the three depressions at the base of the shell to a monkey or human face. The earlier word for it was the Latinized form cocus, which sometimes was Englished as cocos.

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Definitions of coco

coco (n.)
tall palm tree bearing coconuts as fruits; widely planted throughout the tropics;
Synonyms: coconut / coconut palm / coco palm / cocoa palm / coconut tree / Cocos nucifera
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