Medical Dictionary

jute

noun \ˈjüt\

Definition of JUTE

:  the glossy fiber of either of two East Indian plants (Corchorus olitorius and C. capsularis) of the linden family (Tiliaceae) formerly used in absorbent dressings
March 29, 2015
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