Synonyms for areca catechu |

Synonyms and antonyms for areca catechu

1. areca (n.)

any of several tall tropical palms native to southeastern Asia having egg-shaped nuts


2. catechu (n.)

East Indian spiny tree having twice-pinnate leaves and yellow flowers followed by flat pods; source of black catechu


3. catechu (n.)

extract of the heartwood of Acacia catechu used for dyeing and tanning and preserving fishnets and sails; formerly used medicinally