Definitions for bagassebəˈgæs
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
crushed sugarcane or beet refuse from sugar making.
Origin of bagasse:
1820–30; < F < AmerSp, Sp bagazo < L bāca berry
the dry dusty pulp that remains after juice is extracted from sugar cane or similar plants
The residue from processing sugar cane after the juice is extracted
sugar cane, as it comes crushed from the mill. It is then dried and used as fuel. Also extended to the refuse of beetroot sugar