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pita

  

      n  
1    any of several agave plants yielding a strong fibre  
   See also       istle  
2    a species of pineapple, Ananas magdalenae, the leaves of which yield a white fibre  
3      (Also called)    pita fibre   the fibre obtained from any of these plants, used in making cordage and paper  
     (C17: via Spanish from Quechua)  
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pita fibre, pitta, pietà, Pinta

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