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sisal

noun [U] uk   /ˈsaɪ.səl/ us    /ˈsɪs.əl/ /ˈsaɪ-/
(a tropical plant whose leaves produce) strong threads that are used for making rope and floor coverings
Translations of “sisal”
in Spanish sisal, pita, henequén…
in French sisal…
in German der Sisalhanf…
in Chinese (Traditional) 西沙爾麻(纖維),瓊麻(纖維)…
in Chinese (Simplified) 西沙尔麻(纤维),剑麻(纤维)…
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