from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun The oilcake left after expressing cocoanut-oil from copra or from fresh cocoanuts. It forms an important article of export from Ceylon and is used for feeding cattle and for fertilizing.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun A kind of oil cake prepared from the cocoanut. See Oil cake, under cake.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun A kind of oil cake prepared from the coconut.


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  • "Chiefly in Sri Lanka: an oilcake made from coconut pulp or various kinds of seed, mainly used as animal fodder." (OED)

    October 15, 2008