china grass

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English-Chinese Dictionary of Agriculture (英汉农业大词典). 2013.

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  • China grass — China Chi na, n. 1. A country in Eastern Asia. [1913 Webster] 2. China ware, which is the modern popular term for porcelain. See {Porcelain}. [1913 Webster] {China aster} (Bot.), a well known garden flower and plant. See {Aster}. {China bean}.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • China grass — noun tall perennial herb of tropical Asia with dark green leaves; cultivated for the fiber from its woody stems that resembles flax • Syn: ↑ramie, ↑ramee, ↑Chinese silk plant, ↑Boehmeria nivea • Hypernyms: ↑false nettle, ↑bog hemp …   Useful english dictionary

  • china-grass — (entrée créée par le supplément) (chi na gras ) s. m. Voy. ramie. •   On a amené ces eaux [d égout] sur des prairies, sur des cultures de china grass, et les effets ont été remarquables, H. DE PARVILLE Journ. offic. 20 nov. 1874, p. 7718, 3e col …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • China grass — Ramie Ram ie (r[a^]m [ e]), n. [From Malay.] (Bot.) The grasscloth plant ({B[oe]hmeria nivea}); also, its fiber, which is very fine and exceedingly strong; called also {China grass}, and {rhea}. See {Grass cloth plant}, under {Grass}. [1913… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • China grass — pluoštinė bemerija statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Dilgėlinių šeimos pluoštinis augalas (Boehmeria nivea), paplitęs rytų ir pietų Azijoje. atitikmenys: lot. Boehmeria nivea angl. China grass; Chinese silkplant; ramie; rhea vok. Chinagras;… …   Lithuanian dictionary (lietuvių žodynas)

  • China grass — bemerija statusas T sritis vardynas apibrėžtis Dilgėlinių (Urticaceae) šeimos augalų gentis (Boehmeria). atitikmenys: lot. Boehmeria angl. China grass; ramie; silkplant vok. Chinagras; Ramie rus. бемерия; китайская крапива; рами lenk. rami;… …   Dekoratyvinių augalų vardynas

  • China Grass Cloth — A plain weave fabric made from yarns spun from ramie (China grass) in many widths and qualities. The lustre on the fabric gives an impression of linen. It is used for small tablecloths, etc. (see Grass Cloth) …   Dictionary of the English textile terms

  • China Grass Or Nettle — A plant that grows in East India, Siam, Cochin China, Japan, China and elsewhere. The stem bears broad oval leaves, the upper side being smooth and green, while the under side is covered with a white woolly down. The fibre is 4 in. to 5 in. long… …   Dictionary of the English textile terms

  • China grass cloth. — See grass cloth. [1875 80] * * * …   Universalium

  • China grass cloth. — See grass cloth. [1875 80] …   Useful english dictionary

  • silver china grass — noun : ramie 1 …   Useful english dictionary

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