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used by Maoris for thatching Arundo conspicua , Chionochloa conspicua , toetoe , toitoi
tall fan palm of Africa and India and Malaysia yielding a hard wood and sweet sap that is a source of palm wine and sugar; leaves used for thatching and weaving Borassus flabellifer , longar palm , lontar , palmyra , palmyra palm , toddy palm , wine palm
Chilean evergreen whose leafy boughs are used for thatching Coigue , Nothofagus dombeyi
shrub with terminal tufts of elongated leaves used locally for thatching and clothing; thick sweet roots are used as food; tropical southeastern Asia, Australia and Hawaii Cordyline terminalis , ti
large-leaved palm of Malay to Philippines and northern Australia; leaves used for thatching or plaiting into containers Corypha gebanga , Corypha utan , gebang palm
stems of beans and peas and potatoes and grasses collectively as used for thatching and bedding halm , haulm
sorghums of China and Manchuria having small white or brown grains (used for food) and dry pithy stalks (used for fodder, fuel and thatching) kaoliang
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