fimble

noun
fim·​ble | \ ˈfimbəl \
variants: or fimble hemp
plural -s

Definition of fimble

: a male hemp plant also : the fiber of this plant

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History and Etymology for fimble

Middle Dutch femeel, fimele, from Old French (chanvre) femelle, from chanvre hemp + femelle female

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“Fimble.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/fimble. Accessed 18 Oct. 2021.

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