bark cloth

noun
  1. any cloth, as tapa, made by soaking and pounding the inner bark of certain trees.
  2. fabric woven to resemble such cloth, used for upholstery, bedcovers, etc.
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bark cloth

noun
  1. a papery fabric made from the fibrous inner bark of various trees, esp of the moraceous genus Ficus and the leguminous genus Brachystegia
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