Cuba bark

noun
variants: or Cuba bast

Definition of Cuba bark

: the coarse strong bast fiber found in any of certain plants of the genus Hibiscus and especially in majagua and used in tropical America for making twine and ropes

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“Cuba bark.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/Cuba%20bark. Accessed 10 Aug. 2020.

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