luffa definition by Webster's New World
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- dishcloth gourd
- the fibrous, vascular skeleton of the pod of a dishcloth gourd, used as a sponge
Origin: Modern Latin ; from Arabic lūf
luffa definition by American Heritage Dictionary
Variant of loofa.