noun mur·va \ˈmu̇rvə\
variants: less commonly



Definition of murva



  1. 1 :  an Asiatic bowstring hemp (Sansevieria roxburghiana) widely cultivated in India for its soft silky leaf fiber

  2. 2 :  the fiber yielded by the murva

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Origin and Etymology of murva

Sanskrit mūrvā

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a rounded knoll or a ridge of ice

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