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Synonyms of carnauba

Noun


1. carnauba wax, carnauba, wax

usage: hard yellowish to brownish wax from leaves of the carnauba palm used especially in floor waxes and polishes

2. carnauba, carnauba palm, wax palm, Copernicia prunifera, Copernicia cerifera, fan palm

usage: Brazilian fan palm having an edible root; source of a useful leaf fiber and a brittle yellowish wax

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