[ kuh-naf ]
/ kəˈnæf /
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a tropical plant, Hibiscus cannabinus, of the mallow family, yielding a fiber resembling jute.
the fiber itself, used for cordage and textiles.
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Origin of kenaf
1890–95; <Persian kanaf, variant of kanab; cognate with hemp
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British Dictionary definitions for kenaf
/ (kəˈnæf) /
another name for ambary
Word Origin for kenaf
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