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A banana plant is a herb in the genus, Musa, which because of its size and structure, is often mistaken for a tree.

It is cultivated for its fruit, which also bears the same name.

Note:   The above text is excerpted from the Wikipedia article "Banana", which has been released under the GNU Free Documentation License.
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