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Agave fibre

Textile fibre of the more than one-year-old tropical plant of the Amaryllidaceae family (originating in America), whose pulpy leaves are between 1m and 1.8m long. Among the most important of these is the sisal, its water-resistant leaves a shiny white. Used in the production of rope and cord.



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