Sentence Examples

  • Plants valuable for their fibre number about 300, and among them is the abaca (Musa texilis), from the leaves of which Manila hemp is made.
  • The soil in its vicinity is rich, producing rice, Indian corn, sugar, pepper, cacao, cotton, abaca, tobacco and copra.
  • Carigara is open to coast trade, exports large quantities of hemp, raises much rice, and manufactures cotton and abaca fabrics.
  • ABACA, or Abaka, a native name for the plant Musa textilis, which produces the fibre called Manila Hemp.
  • The principal crops are hemp (abaca), sugar, tobacco, coco-nuts and rice.

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