kenaf

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Persian کنف (kanaf). See Ancient Greek κάνναβις (kánnabis) for more.

Noun[edit]

kenaf (uncountable)

  1. Hibiscus cannabinus, an annual or biennial herbaceous plant found mainly in Asia.
  2. The fibre obtained from this plant, similar to jute.

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Noun[edit]

kenaf m (uncountable)

  1. kenaf (Hibiscus cannabinus, a plant native to Asia)
  2. kenaf (the fibre obtained from kenaf)

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