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Definition of palm

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Definition as written by palmbob:

A palm is any shrub, tree or vine in the family Arecaceae. This includes over 2500 possible species of plant, but does NOT include anything outside the family Arecaceae that happens to have the common name palm attributed to it. For more about that, see this article: http://davesgarden.com/guides/articles/view/1466/

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