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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A large leaf of a fern or palm.

Usage examples (28)
  • A palm frond can be used for a pretty effective fan if someone else waves it at you.
  • The bracts at the base of the frond were a prized Maori delicacy.
  • In Greek and Latin it means palm frond, that is, something torn off the tree.
  • This rattan-frond omen appears to be used very rarely. for more
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