bha·​bar ˈbä-bər How to pronounce bhabar (audio)
plural -s
: a valuable Indian fiber grass (Ischaemum angustifolium) used for making mats, rope, and paper

called also baib grass

: a sedge (Eriophorum comosum) found with bhabar and used for the same purposes

Word History


Hindi bhābar

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“Bhabar.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 21 Sep. 2023.

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