Share this entry

Share this page

areca nut

Saltos de línea: areca nut

Definición de areca nut en inglés:

sustantivo

The astringent seed of an areca palm (Areca catechu), which is often chewed with betel leaves. Also called betel nut.
Example sentences
  • I gave them each a coin with a ripe areca nut placed in a betel leaf.
  • The high-risk in the Indian subcontinent is related to the high prevalence of pan-tobacco (a combination of betel leaf, lime, areca nut and sun cured tobacco) chewing in the population.
  • People in the more accessible Central Mekeo rapidly found themselves in the enviable position of being the sole providers of large quantities of high quality betel pepper and areca nut.

Definición de areca nut en:

Share this entry

Share this page

 

¿Qué te llama la atención de esta palabra o frase?

Comments that don't adhere to our Community Guidelines may be moderated or removed.

Obtenga más de Oxford Dictionaries

Suscribirse para eliminar anuncios y acceder a los recursos premium

Palabra del día Noel
Pronunciación: nəʊˈɛl
noun
Christmas…