HyperDic: flax

English > 2 senses of the word flax:
NOUNsubstanceflaxfiber of the flax plant that is made into thread and woven into linen fabric
plantflaxplant of the genus Linum that is cultivated for its seeds and for the fibers of its stem
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English > flax: 2 senses > noun 1, substance
MeaningFiber of the flax plant that is made into thread and woven into linen fabric.
Broaderplant fiber, plant fibreFiber derived from plants
Substance oflinenA fabric woven with fibers from the flax plant
Spanishlino
Catalanlli
English > flax: 2 senses > noun 2, plant
Meaningplant of the genus Linum that is cultivated for its seeds and for the fibers of its stem.
Member ofLinum, genus LinumA herbaceous plant genus of the family Linaceae with small sessile leaves
Broaderherb, herbaceous plantA plant lacking a permanent woody stem
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