Definition of Plantain tree. Meaning of Plantain tree. Synonyms of Plantain tree

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Definition of Plantain tree

Plantain tree
Plantain cutter, or Plantain eater (Zo["o]l.), any one of several large African birds of the genus Musophaga, or family Musophagid[ae], especially Musophaga violacea. See Turaco. They are allied to the cuckoos. Plantain squirrel (Zo["o]l.), a Java squirrel (Sciurus plantani) which feeds upon plantains. Plantain tree (Bot.), the treelike herb Musa paradisiaca. See def. 1 (above).

Meaning of Plantain tree from wikipedia

- referred to as plantains (/ˈplæntɪn/ US: /plænˈteɪn/, UK: /ˈplɑːntɪn/) or green bananas, although not all of them are true plantains. Bananas are treated...
- genus Musa. In some countries, bananas used for cooking may be called "plantains", distinguishing them from dessert bananas. The fruit is variable in size...
- temple like the famed one in Chidambaram. Plantain tree is worshiped here and poojas are performed to the tree. Both men and women, and people of other...
- with banana slices. Tamales are corn or corn/rice “cakes” wrapped in plantain tree leaves and steamed. They can be filled with everything from chicken...
- Lakshmi. In Bengal, Ganesha on Durga Puja is ****ociated with a plantain (banana) tree, the "Kola Bou" (also spelled Kola-Bou), ritually transformed into...
- by his side, he determined upon a little repose under the shade of a plantain tree. To his utter astonishment, when he awoke, from the specimen he had...
- blossoms that make up its diet. They frequent the banyan tree for the fruit and plantain trees for the nectar from the flowers. This is a small, mainly...
- The eastern plantain-eater ( Crinifer zonurus) also known as the eastern grey plantain-eater, is a large member of the turaco family, a group of large...
- The western plantain-eater (Crinifer piscator), also known as the grey plantain-eater or western grey plantain-eater, is a large member of the turaco family...
- (/ˈhɒstə/, syn. Funkia) is a genus of plants commonly known as hostas, plantain lilies and occasionally by the ****anese name giboshi. Hostas are widely...
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