Sentence Examples


  • The first English expedition to Benin was in 1553; after that time a considerable trade grew up between England and that country, ivory, palm-oil and pepper being the chief commodities exported from Benin.
  • These are very powerful and are employed often for beneficent purposes, such as the regulation of agriculture and the palm-oil industry.
  • The chief exports are coffee, rubber, wax, palm kernels and palm-oil, cattle and hides and dried or salt fish.
  • The palm-oil tree is indigenous and abundant from the river Gambia to the Congo.
  • The latter include great quantities of shea as well as palm-oil and rubber.