from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.
- noun (Bot.) A walking cane made from the stem of a species of palm of the genus Calamus (
Calamus Scipionum), and of a brown color, often mottled. The plant is a native of Cochin China, Sumatra, and Malays.
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- noun a cane made from the stem of a rattan palm
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