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  1. kenaf, kanaf, deccan hemp, bimli, bimli hemp, Indian hemp, Bombay hemp, Hibiscus cannabinusnoun

    valuable fiber plant of East Indies now widespread in cultivation


  1. bombay hemp

    Bombay hemp, also known as Indian hemp or Deccan hemp, is a tropical annual herbaceous plant known scientifically as Hibiscus cannabinus. It's part of the mallow family and is native to Asia. This plant is commonly used for its fiber, which is strong and durable. The fiber is used in making ropes, sackcloth, carpets, and more. Bombay hemp is also used for medicinal purposes in some cultures.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of bombay hemp in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of bombay hemp in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1


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