nidog [nidóg] n Plant species; coconut palm and fruit, also used for medicine, building and weaving. Yields timber, food, fermented and unfermented drink, alcohol, vinegar, thatching material splints, strips and fibers for making baskets, mats, rope, hats, brushes, brooms, and other articles; fuel, caulking material; utensils for households use, such as cups, bowls, spoons; oil for food, cooking, illumination, for making soap, substitutes for butter and lard, ointments; and oil cake for feeding domestic animals and for fertilizer. The bud makes an excellent salad. Leaflets are used for wrapping suman. Copra is obtained from dried kernels of coconut palm. niyog Cocos Nucifera (sem. domains: 1.5.1 - Tree, 5.2.3.1 - Food from plants.) comp. di nidog , comp. unor it nidog