noun stok·roos \ˈstäˌkrüs\

Definition of stokroos




  1. :  kenaf

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Origin and Etymology of stokroos

Afrikaans (wilde) stokroos, from wild wild + stokroos hollyhock, from Dutch, from stok stick (from Middle Dutch stoc stick, stump, trunk of a tree) + roos rose, from Middle Dutch rose, from Latin rosa — more at stock, rose

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to cast off or become cast off

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