[pahm-gruh n; Finnish pahlm-gren] /ˈpɑm grən; Finnish ˈpɑlm grɛn/
[sel-im,, sey-lim;; Finnish se-lim] /ˈsɛl ɪm,, ˈseɪ lɪm;; Finnish ˈsɛ lɪm/ (Show IPA), 1878–1951, Finnish pianist and composer.
noun 1. the plant family Palmae (or Arecaceae; formerly, Palmaceae), characterized by chiefly tropical evergreen trees or shrubs having large compound leaves in featherlike or fanlike fronds, large clusters of small flowers, and fleshy or dry fruit, and including the palmettos, ornamental palms, and palms that are the source of carnauba wax, coconuts, dates, raffia, […]
palmic pal·mic (pāl’mĭk) adj. Relating to a palmus; pulsating or throbbing.
- Palm hearts
noun See hearts of palm
[pahm] /pɑm/ noun 1. the part of the inner surface of the hand that extends from the wrist to the bases of the fingers. 2. the corresponding part of the forefoot of an animal. 3. the part of a glove covering this part of the hand. 4. Also called sailmaker’s palm. a stiff rawhide or […]