jute

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coarse jute fabric burlap , gunny
any of various plants of the genus Corchorus having large leaves and cymose clusters of yellow flowers; a source of jute corchorus
herb widely distributed in tropics and subtropics used for forage and medicinally as a demulcent and having a fine soft bast stronger than jute; sometimes an aggressive weed jellyleaf , Queensland hemp , Sida rhombifolia
loose hemp or jute fiber obtained by unravelling old ropes; when impregnated with tar it was used to caulk seams and pack joints in wooden ships oakum
fiber of hemp, jute oakum
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