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coconut

fruit of the coconut palm.

coconut meal
residue after the extraction of coconut oil and used as a protein supplement in livestock diets.
coconut oil
a natural source of fatty acids of short and medium length.

Patient discussion about coconut

Q. I am wondering if any of you are ENTHUSED about the use of COCONUT OIL. I ask because it IS SATURATED FAT. I have trouble losing weight. That inculdes getting cold frequently, and was wondering if cocounut oil would help me maintain body temperture more easily. Also, I have notice that SOME claim that coconut oil has many health benefits not affiliated with polyunsaturates.

A. i know there was a Polynesian research about people that consume coconut oil on a daily basis in parallel to people who don't. they found out that there are high cholesterol levels among the people that consumed coconut oil but no significant difference in heart problems.

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As per the agricultural census 2012/2013, the number of coconut palm trees is estimated at 148.
Field recordings of larval activity were obtained from dead coconut palm trees in the Tumon Bay hotel district of Guam at temperatures of 28-31[degrees]C (stridulations were detected at 2 of the 3 sites where larvae were recovered).
Bangaram Island is a model tropical island: white sand, turquoise lagoon, green coconut palm trees, coral reefs and thatched-roof cottages.
New to the market is palm flooring made from the trunks of old coconut palm trees.
The 2,700-acre resort, with its more than 3,000 coconut palm trees, is located on the eastern coast of the island.