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- n. Hibiscus cannabinus, an annual or biennial herbaceous plant found mainly in Asia.
- n. The fibre obtained from this plant, similar to jute.
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- n. fiber from an East Indian plant Hibiscus cannabinus
- n. valuable fiber plant of East Indies now widespread in cultivation