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Synonyms for coconut

the edible white meat of a coconut

large hard-shelled oval nut with a fibrous husk containing thick white meat surrounding a central cavity filled (when fresh) with fluid or milk

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The responsibility of getting rid of destroyed coconut trees falls on the municipal and barangay local government units and coconut landowners and tenants.
The saturated fats found in coconut oil are a specific type called medium-chain triglycerides (MCTs)," explains Jenna Rosenfeld, MS, RD, CDN, CNSC, a senior registered dietitian at Weill Cornell.
The coconut levy funds came from taxes collected from farmers during the Marcos administration supposedly to develop the coconut industry.
To keep skin flake free, lavish T your body with Marks & Spencer's Nature's Ingredients Coconut Body Butter, PS7, or try Palmer's Coconut Oil Bodycare range, right, which includes a Body Lotion, PS4, and Body Oil, PS7, nationwide.
Try Eminence Coconut Age Corrective Moisturizer with coconut oil and pH balancing coconut water, PS45, theskinsmith.
The annual production of coconut from coconut palm trees at about 1455 feddans is 6551 tons.
10] studied the potential of coconut husk to be used for bioethanol production after treating it with 20, 25 and 30% sodium hydroxide at 100[degrees]C for 2 to 3 hours and obtained high ethanol productivity, almost 85% of theoretical ethanol yield.
Iffy science notwithstanding, the coconut water trend spurred industry confidence in the fruit's oil ($10 to $15 for a jar), which came with a whole new set of questionable health promises.
They have managed to push the young coconut water beyond online and health store retail to main stream drink.
Here are 3 reasons you should go nuts for coconuts.
Blue Monkey will also be premiering a new product at the star-struck Hollywood event: Coconut Chips.
Once the black sheep of the nutrition family, coconut oil was known for clogging arteries and raising cholesterol.
The lethal yellowing disease (LYD) of coconut constitutes the most important single threat to coconut production in the world including a number of African countries [1, 2, 3].
Panaji: The Goa government may have re-classified the coconut palm as a tree following protests, but the soaring price of coconuts - an essential food ingredient in the coastal state - appears to have triggered a new spell of politics.
The head of the Philippine Coconut Authority (PCA) has urged various stakeholders of the coconut industry in Quezon province 'to put their acts together' to achieve a full resurgence of the industry and contribute more to the country's economy.