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bamboo

bam·boo

bamboo

 
pronunciation:
baem bu
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part of speech: noun
inflections: bamboos
definition 1: any of several tropical grasses that have hard, woody, hollow stems and grow to the height of a tree.
Bamboo is the primary food of the giant panda.
definition 2: the stems of such a plant, used as a building material for such things as houses and fences, and for a wide variety of products such as hats, furniture, musical instruments, and chopsticks.
The garden was surrounded by a fence made of bamboo.
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