Definition of Kitul tree

1. Noun. Fishtail palm of India to Malay Peninsula; sap yields a brown sugar (jaggery) and trunk pith yields sago.

Exact synonyms: Caryota Urens, Jaggery Palm, Kittul, Kitul, Toddy Palm, Wine Palm
Generic synonyms: Sago Palm



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Kitul Tree

kitty-cats
kitty-corner
kitty-cornered
kitty bar the door
kitty corner
kitty corners
kitty cruise
kitty litter
kitty witties
kitty witty
kittycorner
kittysol
kittysols
kittywampus
kitul
kitul tree (current term)
kiva
kivas
kive
kiver
kivered
kivering
kiverlid
kiverlids
kivers
kiviak
kiwi
kiwi-fruit
kiwi fruit
kiwi vine

Literary usage of Kitul tree

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1. A Dictionary of Arts, Manufactures, and Mines: Containing a Clear Exposition by Andrew Ure (1853)
"... or kitul tree ; and the sugar ii styled jaggery. Sugar is not usually made in Ceylon from the sugar cane ; but either from the juice of the Kitul, ..."

2. An Encyclopædia of Gardening: Comprising the Theory and Practice of by John Claudius Loudon (1860)
"... as the cocoa-nut is in the south ; furnishing a considerable portion of their food, ami of the articles which they export. The kitul tree, or Caryota ..."

3. Ures̓ Dictionary of Arts, Manufactures and Mines: Containing a Clear by Andrew Ure (1867)
"... who make sugar from the produce of the Caryota urens, or kitul tree; and the sugar is styled ..."

4. Food: Its Adulterations, and the Methods for Their Detection by Arthur Hill Hassall (1876)
"... or the Palmyra tree, Girt/ot'a urens or the kitul tree of Ceylon, which furnishes the sugar styled ..."

5. A Gazetteer of the Central Province of Ceylon (excluding Walapane) by Archibald Campbell Lawrie (1898)
"S kitul tree«, 1 mi troc, 1 tala Into, ami а пшик'" tn-i—ull theno ..."

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