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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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n. - A plant fiber used in making rope or sacks.

Usage examples (27)
  • The term jute was first applied to the fiber by Dr. Rosburgh in 1795.
  • The scientific name is Corchorus olitorius, also called jute mallow and Egyptian spinach.
  • All O.K., the wood inside all O.K., only the jute was a little bit destroyed and the leather I must sew again.
  • No agreements were made for this year on the supply of traditional exports from the USSR, such as jute sacks and (kena) fibers. for more
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