crin vegetal

crin ve·​ge·​tal | \ ˌkraⁿˌvāzhāˈtȧl \
plural crins vegetal or crin vegetals\ " \

Definition of crin vegetal

: the fiber of the European hemp palm

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First Known Use of crin vegetal

1859, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for crin vegetal

French crin végétal, literally, vegetable hair

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“Crin vegetal.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 28 Jan. 2022.

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