What does sisal mean?

Definitions for sisalˈsaɪ səl, ˈsɪs əl

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word sisal.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. sisal, sisal hemp(noun)

    a plant fiber used for making rope

  2. sisal, Agave sisalana(noun)

    Mexican or West Indian plant with large fleshy leaves yielding a stiff fiber used in e.g. rope


  1. sisal(Noun)

    A Central American plant, of the genus Agave, cultivated for its sword-shaped leaves that yield fibers used for rope.

  2. sisal(Noun)

    The fibre of the plant.

  3. sisal(Noun)

    A sisal mat.

  4. Origin: Named after .


  1. SISAL

    SISAL is a general-purpose single assignment functional programming language with strict semantics, implicit parallelism, and efficient array handling. SISAL outputs a dataflow graph in Intermediary Form 1. It was derived from VAL, and adds recursion and finite streams. It has a Pascal-like syntax and was designed to be a common high-level language for numerical programs on a variety of multiprocessors.

Anagrams for sisal »

  1. Silas

  2. sails

  3. lassi


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of sisal in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of sisal in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Images & Illustrations of sisal

  1. sisalsisalsisal


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