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  Words related to palm

Related / Similar Words: thenar, decoration, laurel wreath, medal, medallion, ribbon, palm tree, handle

 

Definition:
  • the inner surface of the hand from the wrist to the base of the fingers;
  • an award for winning a championship or commemorating some other event;
  • any plant of the family Palmae having an unbranched trunk crowned by large pinnate or palmate leaves;
  • a linear unit based on the length or width of the human hand;
  • touch, lift, or hold with the hands; "Don''t handle the merchandise";

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    Hyponyms: bronze medal, gold medal, silver medal, silver, Medal of Honor, Congressional Medal of Honor, Distinguished Service Medal, Distinguished Service Cross, Navy Cross, Distinguished Flying Cross, Air Medal, Silver Star Medal, Silver Star, Bronze Star Medal, Bronze Star, Order of the Purple Heart, Purple Heart, Oak Leaf Cluster, Victoria Cross, Distinguished Conduct Medal, Distinguished Service Order, Croix de Guerre, Medaille Militaire, sago palm, feather palm, fan palm, calamus, fishtail palm, coconut, coconut palm, coco palm, coco, cocoa palm, coconut tree, Cocos nucifera, corozo, corozo palm, cabbage palm, Euterpe oleracea, cabbage tree, Livistona australis, nipa palm, Nipa fruticans, raffia palm, Raffia farinifera, Raffia ruffia, lady palm, royal palm, Roystonea regia, Roystonea oleracea, field, fumble, manipulate, manhandle

     

    Part Meronyms: hand, manus, mitt, paw

     

    Member Meronyms: Palmae, family Palmae, Palmaceae, family Palmaceae, Arecaceae, family Arecaceae, palm family

     

    Derivational Morphology: handle, decorate, thenar, grip, handgrip, hold, handling, manipulation

     

    Anagrams: lamp

     

    Language Translations:
    Bosnian: dlan and palma   Chinese: 棕榈  
    Danish: håndflade and palmetræ   Dutch: palm  
    Esperanto: palmo   Finnish: kämmen and palmu  
    French: palmier and paume   German: Handfläche and Palme  
    Greek: παλάμη and φοίνικας   Indonesian: palma and telapak  
    Interlingua: palma   Italian: palma and palmo  
    Japanese: 手のひら and 椰子   Korean: 손바닥 and 야자수  
    Norwegian: håndflate   Polish: dłoń and palma  
    Portuguese: palma   Romanian: palmier and palmă  
    Russian: ладонь and пальма   Slovene: dlan and palma  
    Spanish: palma de la mano and palmera   Swedish: handflata and palm  
    Telugu: అరచేయి  
     
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