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Coconuts sold in the shops of non-tropical countries often have had the exocarp (outermost layer) removed. The mesoocarp or "shell" thus exposed is the hardest part of the coconut, and is composed of fibers called coir which have many traditional and commercial uses. The shell has three germination pores (stoma) or eyes that are clearly visible on its outside surface once the husk is removed.
Coconut, shredded (desiccated) is usually found in the baking supplies section or aisle of the grocery store or supermarket.
Coconut, shredded (desiccated) is a member of the Nut and Seed Products USDA nutritional food group.
|British (UK) term:||Coconut, shredded (desiccated)|
|en français:||noix de coco râpée|
|en español:||coco rallado|
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