palm sugar

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noun

sugar from the sap of certain palm trees.

Origin of palm sugar

First recorded in 1865–70
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Historical Examples of palm sugar

  • Palm-sugar is obtained from the sap of several species of palm growing in India and Africa.

    Commercial Geography

    Jacques W. Redway


British Dictionary definitions for palm sugar

palm sugar

noun

sugar obtained from the sap of certain species of palm trees
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