TAKE ROUND 2 OF OUR PSAT VOCABULARY QUIZ!
Here is our second set of teacher-selected PSAT vocabulary words. Do you know the meanings of these terms?
Question 1 of 10
Origin of ambary
< Deccan Hindi or Marathi ambāṛī
Words nearby ambary
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British Dictionary definitions for ambary
/ (æmˈbɑːrɪ) /
noun plural -ries or -ris
a tropical Asian malvaceous plant, Hibiscus cannabinus, that yields a fibre similar to jute
the fibre derived from this plant
Also called: kenaf
Word Origin for ambary
C20: from Hindi ambārī
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