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English definition of “straw”

straw

noun     /strɔː/
LONG STEMS [U] the long, dried stems of plants such as wheat (= plant for grain), often given to animals for sleeping on and eating: a straw hatAnimal foodFarming - general words
TUBE [C] a thin plastic or paper tube that you use for drinking throughDrinks - general words
(Definition of straw noun from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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