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Ramie

bast fibre from the stems of various tropical plants of the nettle family. The fibre has an uneven, kidney-shaped cross-section, which is remarkable for its high extensibility, elasticity, and biological fastness. Used in the production of strong, lightweight fabrics for table linen, dishcloths, and - mixed with cotton - clothing fabrics.



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