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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Coconut

The coconut tree (Cocos nucifera) is a member of the family Arecaceae (palm family) and the .... Coconuts sold in the shops of nontropical countries often have had the exocarp (outermost layer) removed. .... make a grimace"; the name being said to refer to the face-like appearance of the base of the shell, with its three holes.

biology.stackexchange.com/questions/38582/why-does-a-coconut-have-exactly-three-holes

The three "holes" are the result of the 3 carpels in coconut flowers, and three carpels is typical of the family Arecaceae (Palms). The "holes" are ...

www.quora.com/Why-does-a-coconut-have-exactly-three-eyes

Here is 3 eyed coconut Here is, its sibling the Palm - palmyrah -Borassus flabellifer and ... Why do coconuts have water in the middle? ... As to why there are three, I could find no information but I am thinking it is one of those ...

oxygenj10.imascientist.org.uk/2010/06/why-do-coconuts-have-three-holes-in-them-p-s-i-love-stevie

Jun 15, 2010 ... Tom Hardy answered on 14 Jun 2010: It is probably connected to the tree by three stalks. When the fruit matures and falls off the holes are ...

www.answers.com/Q/Why_are_there_three_holes_in_a_coconut

When a coconut is picked it is pulled off the tree (of course lol)and it is then detached from the branches ... What are the three holes that girls have called?

www.reddit.com/r/explainlikeimfive/comments/2yxm95/eli5_why_does_a_coconut_have_three_weak_spots

... the sprout will go through one of them, but why are there three. ... ELI5: Why do some large trucks have tires that are set 6"-12" off the ground? ... three sides of the outer husk corresponds to a weak spot on the coconut itself.

www.wikihow.com/Open-a-Coconut

Three Methods:Draining the CoconutUsing the Oven to Open the Coconut Opening the ... You can also use a metal skewer or screwdriver to poke a hole in the top of the coconut. 2 .... How do I evaluate an old bamboo rod I have inherited ?

www.sciencekids.co.nz/sciencefacts/food/coconuts.html

Have fun learning the how the name 'coconut' came about, how useful ... the 3 small holes on the coconut shell resembled the human face so dubbed the fruit ...

www.saveur.com/video-how-crack-coconut

Jul 17, 2015 ... To start, create three holes at the top of the coconut by gently hammering a screwdriver into the outer skin. Once you have three holes, the ...