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Word Example of - coconut

Example Sentences for coconut

Add the coconut and chopped nuts and spread a thick layer on saltines.

And then all about were the coconut trees, as fanciful as women, and as vain.

Early in the afternoon we passed large villages situated amid groves of coconut palms.

Coconut for this purpose may be secured in a number of forms.

In the case of coconut oil the range between softening point and final melting point is rather short; in the case of butter, long.

Beat, and when it begins to get thick, add the nuts and coconut.

Chopped or ground nuts, coconut, and various kinds of dried or candied fruits are added to these cakes to give them variety.

The itching is relieved by an action similar to that of shredding a coconut.

This she applies with her hand or a coconut shell, and frequently she ends the process by dipping the small body into the water.

This was a supply that would provide 4,000 tons of coconut shells every day.

Word Origin & History of - coconut

    Word Origin & History

    coconut 1613, from Sp./Port. coco "grinning face," on resemblance of the three holes at the base of the shell to a human face.