Definition of Coppra
1. copra [n -S] - See also: copra
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Coppra
Literary usage of Coppra
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. At Home in Fiji by Constance Frederica Gordon Cumming (1883)
"122194 20700 18640 At the close of 1878 the area under cultivation was as follows:— coppra—ie, cocoa-nut, . . . • acres. Cotton, ...... 2390 „ Sugar, . ..."
2. The American Cyclopaedia: A Popular Dictionary of General Knowledge by George Ripley, Charles Anderson Dana (1884)
"coppra, dried meat of cocoanut, XIV. 592,1 a. Copp's hill, in Boston, III. 116, 1 b. Copri'ni (fungi), rapid growth of, VII. 530,1 a. ..."
3. A Lady's Cruise in a French Man-of-war by Constance Frederica Gordon Cumming (1882)
"Of course where cocoa-palms are so abundant, a considerable amount of coppra,1 is to be obtained ; bet the natives have unfortunately been instructed in the ..."
4. The Boy Travellers in Australasia: Adventures of Two Youths in a Journey to by Thomas Wallace Knox (1889)
"As to the products of the islands," continued Frank, " they consist principally of cocoanut-oil and coppra (the dried substance of the cocoa- nut, ..."