Cuban royal palm: Meaning and Definition of

Cu'ban roy'al palm'

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  1. a feather palm, Roystonea regia, of tropical America, having a trunk that is swollen in the middle, drooping leaves from 10 to 15 ft. (3 to 5 m) long, and small, round fruit.
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