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  ( coconuts    plural  )
1       n-count   A coconut is a very large nut with a hairy shell, which has white flesh and milky juice inside it.  
...the smell of roasted meats mingled with spices, coconut oil and ripe tropical fruits.     
2       n-uncount   Coconut is the white flesh of a coconut.  
...desiccated coconut.     

coconut milk     
Coconut milk is the milky juice inside coconuts.      n-uncount  
coconut palm        ( coconut palms    plural  ) A coconut palm is a tall tree on which coconuts grow.      n-count  
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