bagasse

noun
ba·gasse | \bə-ˈgas \

Definition of bagasse 

: plant residue (as of sugarcane or grapes) left after a product (such as juice) has been extracted

First Known Use of bagasse

1806, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for bagasse

French

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bagasse

noun
ba·gasse | \bə-ˈgas \

Medical Definition of bagasse 

: plant residue (as of sugarcane or grapes) left after a product (as juice) has been extracted

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