Sentence Examples with the word elaeis

Most important are the Elaeis guineensis, Sterculia acuminata and the wild coffee tree.

The dense forests of West Africa contain, in addition to a great variety of dicotyledonous trees, two palms, the Elaeis guincensis (oil-palm) and Raphia vinifera (bamboo-palm), not found, generally speaking, in the savanna regions.