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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Having or resembling fibers especially fibers used in making cordage such as those of jute.

Usage examples (25)
  • Ye shall have a hempen caudle, then, and the help of hatchet.
  • The clothes-line was a new hempen one, and strong as could be.
  • Manufactures of serge and of hempen cloth have been introduced.
  • There was a hempen carpet, inch deep with mud and dust, on the floor. for more
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