Orbignya phalerata

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  • noun

Synonyms for Orbignya phalerata

tall feather palm of northern Brazil with hard-shelled nuts yielding valuable oil and a kind of vegetable ivory

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Desempenho e digestibilidade de nutrientes em ovinos alimentados com racoes contendo farelo de babacu.
Babacu International is a manufacturer, wholesaler and retailer of state-of-the-art and authentic products and services aimed at the holistic health field.
Palmeiras em Chamas: Transformacao Agraria e Justica Social na Zona do Babacu, EMAPA (FINEP(The Ford Foundation, Sao Luis.
Rupture and Resistance: Gender Relations and Life Trajectories in the Babacu Palm Forests of Brazil, PhD Dissertation, University of Florida.
This new washing powder comes all the way from Brazil and is made from 100 per cent Babacu coconut soap microflakes.
A palmeira babacu (Orbignya phalerata Martius) e sua exploracao na regiao dos cocais, Maranhao, nordeste do Brasil.
A vegetacao nativa e de formacao subcaducifolia do tipo floresta mista (mata de babacu), com o estrato superior constituido por babacu (Orbignia martiniana), e o inferior, arbustivo-arboreo, predominando caneleiro (Cenostigma macrophyllum), sipauba (Thiloa glaucocarpa), espinheiro (Mimosa acustipula), mofumbo (Combretum leprosum), sabia (Mimosa caesalpinfolia) e pau-d'arco (Tabebuia ssp.
The first group of samples included a bar soap formulated with a traditional bar soap base (82% sebum and 18% babacu oil) plus 1% Chemysoap, and a bar soap formulated with the traditional bar soap base only.
Southern Star will also continue to test other targets in the Mamao and Babacu sectors of the property with additional core drilling.