sisal hemp
noun see sisal

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  • Sisal hemp — Sisal grass Si*sal grass , Sisal hemp Si*sal hemp , The prepared fiber of the {Agave Americana}, or American aloe, used for cordage; so called from Sisal, a port in Yucatan. See {Sisal hemp}, under {Hemp}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Sisal hemp — Hemp Hemp (h[e^]mp), n. [OE. hemp, AS. henep, h[ae]nep; akin to D. hennep, OHG. hanaf, G. hanf, Icel. hampr, Dan. hamp, Sw. hampa, L. cannabis, cannabum, Gr. ka nnabis, ka nnabos; cf. Russ. konoplia, Skr. [,c]a[.n]a; all prob. borrowed from some… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • sisal hemp — sizalinė agava statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Agavinių šeimos dekoratyvinis, pluoštinis, vaistinis augalas (Agave sisalana), paplitęs Šiaurės Amerikoje. atitikmenys: lot. Agave sisalana angl. Bahama hemp; green agave; hemp plant; mescal;… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • sisal-hemp — sizalinė agava statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Agavinių šeimos dekoratyvinis, pluoštinis, vaistinis augalas (Agave sisalana), paplitęs Šiaurės Amerikoje. atitikmenys: lot. Agave sisalana angl. Bahama hemp; green agave; hemp plant; mescal;… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • sisal hemp — noun a plant fiber used for making rope • Syn: ↑sisal • Hypernyms: ↑plant fiber, ↑plant fibre • Substance Holonyms: ↑rope * * * noun see sisal 1a …   Useful english dictionary

  • Sisal grass — Si*sal grass , Sisal hemp Si*sal hemp , The prepared fiber of the {Agave Americana}, or American aloe, used for cordage; so called from Sisal, a port in Yucatan. See {Sisal hemp}, under {Hemp}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Hemp (disambiguation) — Hemp may refer to:* Hemp, Cannabis as a source of industrial, food and other non drug products, including cultivation information. * Cannabis, Cannabis as a genus of plant * Cannabis (drug), about the use of C. sativa and C. indica as drugs,… …   Wikipedia

  • Hemp — (h[e^]mp), n. [OE. hemp, AS. henep, h[ae]nep; akin to D. hennep, OHG. hanaf, G. hanf, Icel. hampr, Dan. hamp, Sw. hampa, L. cannabis, cannabum, Gr. ka nnabis, ka nnabos; cf. Russ. konoplia, Skr. [,c]a[.n]a; all prob. borrowed from some other… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Hemp agrimony — Hemp Hemp (h[e^]mp), n. [OE. hemp, AS. henep, h[ae]nep; akin to D. hennep, OHG. hanaf, G. hanf, Icel. hampr, Dan. hamp, Sw. hampa, L. cannabis, cannabum, Gr. ka nnabis, ka nnabos; cf. Russ. konoplia, Skr. [,c]a[.n]a; all prob. borrowed from some… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Hemp nettle — Hemp Hemp (h[e^]mp), n. [OE. hemp, AS. henep, h[ae]nep; akin to D. hennep, OHG. hanaf, G. hanf, Icel. hampr, Dan. hamp, Sw. hampa, L. cannabis, cannabum, Gr. ka nnabis, ka nnabos; cf. Russ. konoplia, Skr. [,c]a[.n]a; all prob. borrowed from some… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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