toyo

noun
to·​yo | \ ˈtō(ˌ)yō \
plural -s

Definition of toyo

: a shiny smooth straw made chiefly in Japan from shellacked rice paper and used especially for hats

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“Toyo.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/toyo. Accessed 11 Jul. 2020.

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