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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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The coconut tree fell because the roots had softened due to the incessant rains spawned by Agaton,' he said.
Using small clear test specimen, the mechanical properties of coconut wood can vary significantly depending on the locations in the coconut tree where the specimen is taken.
Meerow and colleagues also found that the modern coconut tree probably evolved about 11 million years ago, perhaps in the South Pacific.
The head man at the village was not too chuffed because my plane knocked down his favourite coconut tree.
Out of context, his show, a 15-second bare foot climb up a 100-foot coconut tree, would disappoint.
On other occasions he has climbed coconut trees after drinking but he did not fall out of the tree.
Year's Most Convincing Evidence of Keith Richard's Imperviousness to Mortal Peril - Falling out of coconut tree without sustaining serious neurological damage
She added that in this school, farmers will undergo training and processing technology skill to explore various uses and produces out of the coconut tree and its by-products, including virgin coconut oil, coco sugar and coconet.
Andal said the current yield per coconut tree is around 30 to 50 nuts a year.
5 ( ANI ): A house owner in Coimbatore, Tamil Nadu, has claimed that a coconut tree located at the back has delivered a record breaking 5000 coconuts.
Nicole, who's cavorting with African prince Mohombi in my exclusive shots for their video Coconut Tree, said: "Everybody's talking about it - they love me or hate me.
Then there's Keith Richards, a man so ridiculously laid-back he made falling out of a coconut tree seem like an act of rock and roll rebellion.