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Coconut

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Coconuts are the fruit of the coconut palm tree. It is commonly used as a flavoring or ingredient in foods and beverages. It is also a favorite additive in many beauty products.

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I'm sure you could, as it would act the same as milk. However, you probably want to cut the amount or thin the coconut milk a bit, as it's so much richer. Be careful. Milk contains fats that may be necessary for some recipes to work. It also contains proteins that react with eggs, flours, etc. Coc…
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Armani Dumas These "islands" refer to elevations above plain of Chicago. As the glaciers retreated and flood waters filled the area about 12000 years ago, they probably did stand out as true islands for a while. Although not too high! From http://ebeltz.net/folio/cfol-1.html "The city of Chicag…
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Are you suggesting that birds migrate?African or European swallow?
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Coconut crabs us a series of complex physical movements to communicate with other crabs. They would use one behavioral display to say many things to avoid miscommunication.
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Push it over. Or you can burn it.
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coconut: niu, puʻupuʻu niu, punia, ʻōkaʻa.
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Every food with fat contains at least some saturated, monounsaturated and polyunsaturated fat. So yes, coconut contains some monounsaturated fat- but it's not very much. Coconut oil is about 90% saturated, which is extremely high compared to any food stuff. Olive oil, canola oil, certain nuts (walnu…
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You should take a nail and pound the nail in. Do this to make three holes on the end of the coconut. Pour out the coconut water. Once the water is out, wrap it in a cloth and then hit it with a hammer or on a hard surface (BE CAREFUL!) to get the fruit inside.
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Coconuts come from the coconut palm.
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Answer 1: heat it in a metal container, till it stops smoking, and turns black, or set it on fire and let it burn for a while. Answer 2: I guess you seek a cheap way to make active carbon. At least I tried to answer that question for myself. I found out: Carbonization of coconut shell is an indus…
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Materials:-petroleum jelly (like Vaseline)-powdered eye shadow (if you don't have powdered you can just stir it to make it powdered)-a small cup-spoonDirections1) get the spoon and put some petroleum jelly (Vaseline) in it.2) then pour some of the eye shadow into the cup.3) stir fully.4) Enjoy. -Thi…
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It is Cocos nucifera.
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Cocos nucifera
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The seed of Cocos nucifera. A HUMONGOUS nut with natural mild substance inside it's hollow shell.
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The jury is out on whether the coconut is a fruit, nut or seed. A Botanist considers the coconut one-seeded drupe (aka: dry drupe.) A drupe is a fruit with a hard stony covering enclosing the seed (much like a peach or olive.) 'Drupa means 'overripe olive. The coconut and all drupes have three layer…
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Chances are, even if you can't eat some (or all) nuts, you will probably be fine with coconut. The proteins (which are the allergens) are very different and coconut allergy is rare. Source: The Australasian Society of Clinical Immunology and Allergy http://www.allergy.org.au/content/view/171/1/
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initial moisture content varies depending upon the variety. Range 55% to 70%. Prof C S Purushothaman
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Yes
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There are technically no standard conversion tables for dry ounces as the weight or volume of the substance depends on the mass; each item having somewhat different masses. However we can sort of work this out using wet measurements, though the accuracy may be off. We currently understand that the…
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Crack coconut into large pieces. Use a screwdriver to pull the meat from it's outer shell. Its okay if inner shell is still attached. Cut the meat into bite size pieces. Put in blender and add enough water to fill up the blender only as high as the coconut filled. Blend into a paste. Put into a bowl…
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Glyphosate, not bromacil, can be used along with a cover crop for weed control on coconut plantations. The potent bromacil tends to control brush on non-croplands and sparingly on citrus fruit and pineapple plantations.
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Any stamp issued in the US since 1865 is valid for postage, they do not expire. You'll probably need more than one stamp to do the job, as it has to add up to the correct postage. Actually it's since mid-1861 (right after the rebel states left the Union)
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In trees
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The Department of Homeland Security shows up at your door.
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Yes. Some horses love fresh coconut
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Coconut oil is a mixture of many substances.
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Coconut meat is the white part of the coconut inside the coconut. For most people this is the only way they know coconut, the coconut meat. The actual fruit is a hard shelled nut with "milk" inside the center of the nut. The "meat" is the white sweet edges of the inside of the shell.
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depending on the amount.
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Cocunut actually dont have any seed because cocunuts are already the seeds of the COCUNUT PALM TREE.
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The amount of coconuts in a bushel will vary depending on the size of the coconuts. If you use average size coconuts, there will be about 20 in a bushel.
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It appears from my limited research that it depends how it is stored, not too hot and not too cold it will be okay for years if it is in the original sealed container. Some companies will only guarantee it for two to five years on the shelf but others the web say that if it is shook well to remix t…
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Not really. Nuts have FAT, some have "good" fat and some have "bad" fat. Cholesterol comes from animal products or is made in your body.
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Yes they can. The fresh coconut water is specially good (in moderation, no more than a third of their daily liquid intake). The fresh coconut flesh (skin) is good as well, again in moderate amounts. In the tropics around the world, coconut is part of the daily diet in some form. The canned/tinned st…
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This lovely pie is a tropical taste treat. Recipe makes one 9-inch pie. Prepare Crust Step 1 Make piecrust dough. (See "How to Make Basic Piecrust," under Related eHows.) Step 2 Preheat oven to 425 degrees F. Step 3 Roll out piecrust dough to a thickness of 1/8 inch. (See Related eHow "How to …
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Jamaica
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No, it isn't actually. A cocunut would be a fruit.
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A person usually climb up the tree and drop the coconuts.
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less ephilyte orchids are often grown on coconut husk
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Coconut milk is low in purine and should not be problematic in the production of uric acid. Uric acid is a waste product produced by the body during the breakdown of purine, a substance found in the body's cells and in virtually all foods. For more information, see the Related Link.
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Coconuts are grown mostly in the tropics. Grenada in the Caribbean has an abundance of coconuts. Coconuts grow in Brazil, the Philippines, Hawaii, Malaysia, south America, Florida, California, New Zealand, Polynesia, Southern Asia. The coconut palm grows on sandy soil and can stand against the amoun…
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Making coconut oil is very easy. When you live in the rural area with coconut farm it is good to know how to make a coconut oil because you can use it for cooking or massaging or light for your lamp. Or you can use coconut oil to massage your scalp to shine your hair Step 1 Grate coconut and put…
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Answer Absolutely, if it is clean water. BUT SODA IS WAYYYYYYYYYYY TASTIER, NO OFFENSE TO WATER!!!!!!
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Coconut palm trees have a lifespan of between 60 and 80 years. The coconut starts off as a small seedling. Then it grows into a small nut. It continues growing until it becomes the large coconut found in stores today.
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Coconuts are a fruit made by God and grow on palm tree. You can find them on an island witch has palm trees. You can also find them In grocery stores and eat them! The taste delicious!
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Coconuts travel over seas by floating. The tough shell actually serves more as a shield to water than as a shield to blunt force.
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There aren't many contents that are found in coconut water. Coconut water in it's purest form is simply water and coconut juice.
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It's not harmful per se, but coconut has a laxative effect and may cause diarrhea.
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fungi like aspergillus Niger and mucor
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because they are weak and wriggly
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IMO no, i had an assignment and all wesites show proof that elephants dont it peanuts... you can type "do elephants eat peanuts" on google if you want.
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the melting point of oil is -450 degrees
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Solute: alcohol, sugars, coloring Solvent: water (H2O ratio: 2 Hydrogen Atoms; 1 Oxygen Atoms)
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Not at all. It could be carried Actually if you define migration as a conscious act, meaning something that requires a consciousness, or a perceivable consciousness that is measurable by a like consciousness because an imperceptible consciousness would not be able to be measured by any sense so it i…
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Coconut TreesCoconuts grow on Coconut trees.
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Yes. You can plant a coconut and make it grow. The coconut is the seed. You will have to have much patience though - it can take up to a year for them to germinate.
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To grow a coconut tree, you first need a coconut. You can't use the small, round, brown thing you find at the grocery store though. You need to have the WHOLE coconut, with the husk intact. When selecting a coconut to grow, pick the healthiest looking one (no signs of rotting or mold), and make sure…
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Though its name suggests that it is a nut, I've always regarded coconut as a fruit. When the coconut is young, it has properties like fruit, and as it matures, it becomes more nutty. But in fact it is not a nut or a fruit; it is a seed. Unless it is picked, a matured coconut eventually drops from …
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A coconut is a fruit and a nut. So the answer is both.
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The best place to find green coconuts in New Jersey is at premium supermarkets. You can find green coconuts at stores such as Whole Foods and Wegmans.
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Drill a hole in at least two of the three impressions on the end of the coconut and then pour out the milk. Place the coconut in a piece of square material (to keep the coconut from falling out), preferably cotton that won't tear (causing an accident). Take the material by the four corners holding i…
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Yes its a fruit. The only natural food that doesn't spoil is honey.
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cocos nucefera
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Coconut trees are mostly grown in Tropical Areas.
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Citrus sinensis
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keep them in a box
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"It should weight 8lbs, because you have 128 oz to one gallon and it takes 16 oz to make one pound. Not sure what the gallon itself weighs."NO! Liquid ounces do not equal weight ounces!I gallon of coconut oil is approximately 9 pounds.
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Not in its mouth
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Answer The easiest way is perhaps hiting it realy strong with something.However it is much more elegant and less messy if you try to crac it with a small sharp object, thisway the inner presure of the coconut milk will help its way out:)
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no coconuts are a seed .
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Jamaica has a warm, tropical climate being located in the Caribbean and places with this type of climate and vegetation such as palm trees will have coconuts. With Jamaica being a popular tourist destination, I would doubt they would be without coconuts! Of course Jamaica has coconuts. I live in Ja…
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they need water and sun to grow!
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It is thought the word comes from Spanish/Portugese coco - "grinning face" - from the three 'eyes' in the shell which might appear to resemble a human face.
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Yes. Coconuts grow on trees. Coconut Palm trees grow in the tropics usually near sea shores. Coconuts are the seeds of the coconut tree. Coconuts can float and if they fall into water can survive over a month before they wash up on shore. That way they can spread from one shore to another. Coconut t…
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They fall from the palm and roll, and as they float they are also dispersed by the sea or ocean. coconuts have a very hectic and lenghty process of germination. their seeds are dispersed when a coconut falls on the ground. it is then carried away by the water for dipersal to other areas. a coconut…
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AnswerOut of the husk, it is approximately a sphereHowever, originally it is oval shaped.
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The central stone of the coconut 'nut' which contains the edible flesh is hollow; therefore the coconut will float in water.
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not recommended. coconut milk has lots of coconut fat/cream. just like if you were to freeze cows milk...it will seperate when you defrost it
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NO they will make you sick
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The one way is to hold the coconut in one hand and look for the natural seam that runs between the two eyes at the top. Using a large knife or cleaver use the back of the knife to tap firmly round the seam. You may have to do this a few times but in the end the coconut will split into two halves.Or,…
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Dried coconut meat that has been shredded or flaked. Some varieties of dessicated coconut are sweetened, and some are not, so be sure to check to see what your recipe calls for.
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The seed. It could also be referred to as the fruit.
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Coconuts are dispersed by water which they float on, and further along the river/water it is washed onto a different river bank.answer 2 Coconuts can certainly survive an ocean journey, and produce a plant at the chance ending. This accounts for the ocean-edge trees, but it almost certain that all i…
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You can buy coconuts at various times throughout the year in local grocery stores and markets. Some farmers markets also offer these for sale.
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it is not a nut, although that is a common mistake, the coconut part that falls of the tree is a seed which contains fruit
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Canned coconut can be purchased.
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The coconuts themselves are seeds of the palm tree. If coconuts are left undisturbed on the ground, some of them will eventually become partially buried; then the new coconut palm tree sprout will emerge, some of these survive to maturity--a new palm tree.Other coconut seeds are dispersed by water n…
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First chop the coconut meat with a chopper; second, fry the chopped coconut meat; third, extract oil out with a oil extraction machine.
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Coconuts do not have seeds as they themselves are seeds from the coconut palm. In fact, the double coconut is the world's largest seed, weighing over 10 lbs.
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Depends on your proximity to the coconut tree.
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it has a fibrous husk that help the helps it to float on water. so it will be dispersed by water
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COCONUT BODY IS DENCER THAN COCONUT WATER INSIDE COCONUT BODY IS DENCER THAN COCONUT WATER INSIDE
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Some people say that if you heat it (once it has been cracked open) the meet comes away. In some countries people use a wooden chisel stuck in the ground or a stool with a metal blade to grate the coconut out of the shell. I believe that it is also possible to purchase coconut graters - the link b…
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It's quite hard to tell as the "fruit" is on the inside.The best way to know is if, when you crack it open, it does not smell right and the flesh has any discoloration to it. This will generally pink or grey.
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Coconuts are large seeds that float. Coconut palms grow near ocean shorelines, where the nuts are caught up by tides. This distributes the coconuts around the world on the ocean currents.
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