Sentence Examples

  • Nipa, made from the fibre of the agave or maguey plant and worn by women, is less common.
  • Alcohol is distilled from nipa, coco-nuts, burs (Corypha umbraculifera), cauong (Caryota onusta), pugahan (Caryota urens) and Indian corn.
  • At one place we find drifted fruits of Nipa, at another Hightea and Anona.
  • It has important fisheries, and manufactures salt, pottery, roofing (made of nipa leaves), and nipa wine.
  • In these marshes grows the nipa palm, from which a liquor is distilled - there are a number of small distilleries here.

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