or am·ba·ri



Origin of ambary

< Deccan Hindi or Marathi ambāṛī Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2019

British Dictionary definitions for ambary



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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