Definitions for bagassebəˈgæs

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

ba•gassebəˈgæs(n.)

  1. crushed sugarcane or beet refuse from sugar making.

Origin of bagasse:

1820–30; < F < AmerSp, Sp bagazo < L bāca berry

Princeton's WordNet

  1. bagasse(noun)

    the dry dusty pulp that remains after juice is extracted from sugar cane or similar plants

Wiktionary

  1. bagasse(Noun)

    The residue from processing sugar cane after the juice is extracted

Webster Dictionary

  1. Bagasse(noun)

    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

Freebase

  1. Bagasse

    Bagasse is the fibrous matter that remains after sugarcane or sorghum stalks are crushed to extract their juice. It is currently used as a biofuel and in the manufacture of pulp and paper products and building materials. Agave bagasse is a similar material that consists of the tissue of the blue agave after extraction of the sap.

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