ambary

or am·ba·ri

[am-bahr-ee]

noun


Nearby words

  1. ambagious,
  2. ambagiously,
  3. ambala,
  4. ambarella,
  5. ambartsumian,
  6. ambassador,
  7. ambassador-at-large,
  8. ambassadorial,
  9. ambassadors, the,
  10. ambassadress

Origin of ambary

< Deccan Hindi or Marathi ambāṛī

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British Dictionary definitions for ambary

ambary

ambari

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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