Definitions

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  • n. valuable fiber plant of East Indies now widespread in cultivation

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Examples

  • Then, contrary to Naomi’s assurance, she tells Boaz what to do: “Spread your wing [kanaf, translated “cloak” in the NRSV] over your servant, for you are next-of-kin.”

    Ruth: Bible.

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