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oil palm

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  1. an African feather palm, Elaeis guineensis, the fruits of which yield palm oil.
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Origin of oil palm

First recorded in 1715–25
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oil palm

  1. a tropical African palm tree, Elaeis guineensis, the fruits of which yield palm oil
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