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silk manella

[cf. W Car, silk grass and MANELLA, both Agave sp.; from silky fibres] n. a plant, Sanseviera trifasciata, producing fibres for rope, etc. cf. WILD EDDY, LION TONGUE <Black>

Tags: noun, plant

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Last update: 2011-09-26 17:12
Author: Holm and Shilling, DBE, 1982
Revision: 1.0

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