Meaning of COROZO in English

COROZO

n. (pl. -os) Bot. any of various palm-trees native to S. America.

Phrases and idioms:

corozo-nut a seed of one species of palm, Phytelephas macrocarpa, which when hardened forms vegetable ivory: also called ivory-nut.

Etymology: Sp.

Oxford English vocab.      Оксфордский английский словарь.