coconut coconut  /ˈkoʊ kə ˌnət/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) the edible white meat of a coconut; often shredded for use in e.g. cakes and curries
  2. (n) large hard-shelled oval nut with a fibrous husk containing thick white meat surrounding a central cavity filled (when fresh) with fluid or milk
  3. (n) tall palm tree bearing coconuts as fruits; widely planted throughout the tropics

News

  1. Parents sue Coconut Creek preschool following sex abuse allegations

    The parents of a 4-year-old girl who was allegedly molested by a music teacher at Discovery Pre-School Center in Coconut Creek are now suing the school claiming child safety was not a priority for administrators.        
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Sun-Sentinel

  2. Business owners fight plan to ban storefront security shutters in downtown Miami, Coconut Grove

    The Miami City Commission will consider a controversial ordinance banning storefront security shutters in downtown Miami and Coconut Grove.
    on June 12, 2013     Source: Miami Herald

  3. Terra Group Celebrates Groundbreaking Of Grove At Grand Bay With On-Site VIP Ceremony & Party In Coconut Grove

    COCONUT GROVE, Fla., June 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Pedro Martin and David Martin, founders and owners of leading Miami real estate development company Terra Group, celebrated the groundbreaking of Grove at Grand Bay with a ceremony and private reception on Wednesday, June 5. Notables...
    on June 11, 2013     Source: PR Newswire

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Quotes

  1. "Chelsea said she had heard about coconuts, but had never seen one. So we went to a store and bought a coconut and took it home," Clinton recalled. "Bill and I, between us, had 50 years of education but we could not get the coconut open. We...
    on May 3, 2008 By: Hillary Rodham Clinton Source: Washington Post

  2. "I thought Hideki was going to take one on the coconut," Torre said. "That first one, it was like overspin."
    on Feb 23, 2007 By: Joe Torre Source: SI.com

  3. Bloom, who admitted he was a fan of the Rolling Stones, said: "I can't wait to see him." "Well - if he doesn't kill himself falling out of coconut trees. Very rock and roll."
    on Jul 4, 2006 By: Orlando Bloom Source: BBC News

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