Areca

• (n.) A genus of palms, one species of which produces the areca nut, or betel nut, which is chewed in India with the leaf of the Piper Betle and lime.
Found on http://thinkexist.com/dictionary/meaning/areca/

Areca

(Betel Palm) These feathery leaved Palms are native to Madagascar and other tropical regions. They are great as potted plants when they are young. They need a minimum temperature of 60 degrees. They can live outside in southern Florida and other subtropical and tropical regions. A. Cathecu, the Betel Palm, produces the well-known Betel Nut of comme...
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/10004

areca

noun any of several tall tropical palms native to southeastern Asia having egg-shaped nuts
Found on https://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20974

Areca

A·re'ca noun [ Canarese adiki : confer Portuguese & Spanish areca .] (Botany) A genus of palms, one species of which produces the areca nut, or betel nut, which is chewed in India with the leaf of the Piper Betle and lime.
Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/webster/A/117

areca

Any of a group of palm trees native to Asia and Australia. The betel nut comes from the species Areca catechu. (Genus Areca.)
Found on http://www.talktalk.co.uk/reference/encyclopaedia/hutchinson/m0010680.html

Areca

Areca is a genus of tall palms with pinnated leaves, and a drupe-like fruit enclosed in a fibrous rind.
Found on http://www.probertencyclopaedia.com/browse/BAA.HTM

Areca

Indian food terms > Areca
Found on http://www.spicesofindia.co.uk/acatalog/Glossary-of-Indian-Food-Terms-A-C.h

Areca

Type: Term Pronunciation: ar′ĕ-kă Definitions: 1. A genus of Asian palms; one species, Areca catechu, furnishes a. nuts, or betel nuts, which contain arecoline and 15% red tannin, are chewed in the East Indies; have anthelmintic and stimulant actions.
Found on http://www.medilexicon.com/medicaldictionary.php?t=6272

areca

[n] - any of several tall tropical palms native to southeastern Asia having egg-shaped nuts
Found on http://www.webdictionary.co.uk/definition.php?query=areca
No exact match found