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Italian term or phrase:raffia
English translation:raffia
Entered by: Grace Anderson
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08:08 Apr 27, 2001
Italian to English translations [Non-PRO]
Tech/Engineering
Italian term or phrase: raffia
Industria che produce ovatte speciali per imbottiture
Clelia Tarasco
raffia
Explanation:
il diz. Mc Graw Hill dice questo (da prendere con le pinze)
bast fiber
[BOT] rafia
Any fiber stripped from the inner bark of plants, such as flax, hemp, jute, and ramie; used in textile and paper manufacturing.

il Ragazzini:
raffia
(bot., Raphia ruffia) raffia, rafia (l'albero e la fibra).

il Picchi:
raffia
/'r{fK@/ n
1 C (bot) rafia, raffia
2 U rafia, raffia (la fibra)
1 a raffia basket un cestino di raffia.

The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition Copyright © 2001 by

raf·fi·a also raph·i·a (răf'ē-ə) .
n.
An African palm tree (Raphia ruffia) having large leaves that yield a useful fiber.
The leaf fibers of this plant, used for mats, baskets, and other products.

Selected response from:

Ilde Grimaldi
Local time: 10:48
Grading comment
Come ha fatto la Thamus a lasciarti andare via? E infatti secondo me tra poco chiudono!!!
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naraffia
Ilde Grimaldi
naraffiaAlbert Golub


  

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26 mins
raffia


Explanation:
would it be this textile fiber?

Albert Golub
Local time: 10:48
Native speaker of: French
PRO pts in pair: 84
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50 mins
raffia


Explanation:
il diz. Mc Graw Hill dice questo (da prendere con le pinze)
bast fiber
[BOT] rafia
Any fiber stripped from the inner bark of plants, such as flax, hemp, jute, and ramie; used in textile and paper manufacturing.

il Ragazzini:
raffia
(bot., Raphia ruffia) raffia, rafia (l'albero e la fibra).

il Picchi:
raffia
/'r{fK@/ n
1 C (bot) rafia, raffia
2 U rafia, raffia (la fibra)
1 a raffia basket un cestino di raffia.

The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, Fourth Edition Copyright © 2001 by

raf·fi·a also raph·i·a (răf'ē-ə) .
n.
An African palm tree (Raphia ruffia) having large leaves that yield a useful fiber.
The leaf fibers of this plant, used for mats, baskets, and other products.



Ilde Grimaldi
Local time: 10:48
Native speaker of: Native in ItalianItalian
PRO pts in pair: 208
Grading comment
Come ha fatto la Thamus a lasciarti andare via? E infatti secondo me tra poco chiudono!!!
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