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English definition of “palm”

palm

noun [C] (TREE)    /pɑːm/ (also palm tree)
C1 a tree that grows in hot countries and has a tall trunk with a mass of long pointed leaves at the top : date palms palm fronds The island has long golden beaches fringed by palm trees .Types of evergreen and coniferous tree
(Definition of palm noun (TREE) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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