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jarina (dʒɑːˈriːnə) 

Definitions

noun

  1. a low-growing South American palm tree, Phytelephas macrocarpa, that yields the ivory nut
  2. the seed of the ivory palm, which contains an ivory-like substance used to make buttons, etc

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