Definition of dishcloth gourd
: the fruit of any of several gourds of the genus Luffa (especially L. aegyptiaca synonym cylindrica) distinguished by a fibrous interior that is dried and used like a sponge or cloth
— called also
loofah, sponge gourd
— called also loofah, sponge gourd
2 : a plant that bears dishcloth gourds
evasion of direct action or statement
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