from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun The cocorite and other thatch-palms.


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  • The dying man had been carried out behind the main structure, and laid out on a table set up on a raised porch covered by a solid roof constructed of lashed-together pipe stalks and thatch-tree fronds, the kind of place where people congregated in the heat of the day to escape the sun.

    Spirit Gate 2006


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