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  1. abakanoun

    Tropical plant native to the Philippines grown for its textile and papermaking fibre (Musa textilis) also called Manila hemp.

  2. abakanoun

    The fiber/fibre of this plant.

  3. Etymology: name for the plant


  1. Abaka

    Abaka is an Armenian Canadian trilingual newspaper established in Montreal, Quebec, Canada in 1975. It is the official political organ of the Armenian Democratic Liberal Party. Since 2010 however, it has been reflecting the views of the splinter Armenakan-Democratic Liberal Party. Abaka is published weekly in Armenian with 4-page additional supplement in the middle. The newspaper also publishes a children/teens monthly supplement called "Pountch" as an insert.

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. abaka

    A fine vegetable fibre, with which the white Manila rope, so much used on the India station, is made. This rope floats in water, and is not subject to rot, nor does it require tarring. A frigate on the China station in 1805 had nearly the whole of her running rigging of this cordage.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Abaka in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Abaka in Pythagorean Numerology is: 7

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