Definitions for piassavaˌpi əˈsɑ və; -ˈsɑ və, -bə

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  1. Piassava(noun)

    a fibrous product of two Brazilian palm trees (Attalea funifera and Leopoldinia Piassaba), -- used in making brooms, and for other purposes. Called also piacaba and piasaba

  2. Origin: [Pg. piasaba.]

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  1. Piassava

    Piassava, which is also called piaçaba, piasaba, pissaba, piassaba, and piaçá, is a fibrous product of two Brazilian palms: Attalea funifera and Leopoldinia piassaba. It is often used in making brooms, and for other purposes.

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