toyo

noun

to·​yo
ˈtō(ˌ)yō
plural -s
: a shiny smooth straw made chiefly in Japan from shellacked rice paper and used especially for hats

Word History

Etymology

Japanese

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“Toyo.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/toyo. Accessed 17 Apr. 2024.

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