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Spanish translation of “cane”

cane

noun /kein/
the stem of certain types of plant (eg sugar plant , bamboo etc)
caña
The workers were given scythes to cut down the cane with.
a stick used as an aid to walking or as an instrument of punishment
bastón
He beat the child with a cane.
cane sugar noun sugar obtained from the sugar cane
azúcar de caña
The cane sugar is extracted from the stem of the sugar cane plant .
(Definition of cane from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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