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A coconut is a person of color, who is brown, black, etc. on the outside, but (act) white on the inside.

A coconut is also a derogatory term for West Indians because coconuts are tropical fruits and west Indians come from the island, etc.
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by Honest_43 March 10, 2019
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n. a person who is tan on the outside (mexican, indian, philipino) and white on the inside
Jenny is a coconut
by Ruby March 03, 2003
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Devices, usually imported from tropical climes, that can be banged together in lieu of riding a horse.
"You've got two empty 'alves of coconut, and you're banging them together!"
by aaronak November 09, 2004
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