bamboo Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"bamboo" in British English

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bamboonoun [U or C]

uk   us   /bæmˈbuː/
a ​talltropicalgrass with hard, ​hollowstems, or the ​stems of this ​plant: Use bamboo canes to ​supporttomatoplants.
(Definition of bamboo from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"bamboo" in American English

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bamboonoun [C/U]

 us   /bæmˈbu/
a ​tallgrass that ​grows in ​hotterregions and that has hard, ​hollowstems, or the ​stems of this ​plant
(Definition of bamboo from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “bamboo”
in Korean 대나무…
in Arabic نَبات الخَيْزران…
in Malaysian buluh…
in French bambou…
in Russian бамбук…
in Chinese (Traditional) 竹, 竹竿…
in Italian bambù…
in Turkish bambu, kamış…
in Polish bambus…
in Spanish bambú…
in Vietnamese cây tre…
in Portuguese bambu…
in Thai ต้นไผ่, ไม้ไผ่…
in German der Bambus…
in Catalan bambú…
in Japanese 竹…
in Chinese (Simplified) 竹, 竹竿…
in Indonesian bambu…
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