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Jute

 (jo͞ot)
n.
A member of a Germanic people who invaded Britain in the fifth and sixth centuries ad and settled in the south and southeast and on the Isle of Wight.

[From Middle English Jutes, the Jutes, from Medieval Latin Iutae, from Old English Iotas, Iutan; akin to Old English Gēat, Geat.]

Jute, Jut′ish adj.

jute

 (jo͞ot)
n.
1. Either of two Asian plants (Corchorus capsularis or C. olitorius) yielding a fiber used for sacking and cordage.
2. The fiber obtained from these plants.

[Bengali jhuṭo, from Sanskrit jūṭaḥ, twisted hair, probably of Dravidian origin.]

jute

(dʒuːt)
n
1. (Plants) either of two Old World tropical yellow-flowered herbaceous plants, Corchorus capsularis or C. olitorius, cultivated for their strong fibre: family Tiliaceae
2. (Plants) this fibre, used in making sacks, rope, etc
[C18: from Bengali jhuto, from Sanskrit jūta braid of hair, matted hair]

Jute

(dʒuːt)
n
(Peoples) a member of one of various Germanic tribes, some of whom invaded England in the 6th century ad, settling in Kent

jute

(dʒut)

n.
1. a strong, coarse fiber used for making burlap, gunny, cordage, etc., obtained from two East Indian plants, Corchorus capsularis and C. olitorius, of the linden family.
2. either of these plants.
[1740–50; < Bengali jhuṭo]
jute′like`, adj.

Jute

(dʒut)

n.
a member of a Germanic people that invaded Britain in the 5th century a.d., settling mainly in Kent.
Jut′ish, adj.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.jute - a plant fiber used in making rope or sacksjute - a plant fiber used in making rope or sacks
rope - a strong line
bagging, sacking - coarse fabric used for bags or sacks
plant fiber, plant fibre - fiber derived from plants
2.Jute - a member of a Germanic people who conquered England and merged with the Angles and Saxons to become Anglo-Saxons
European - a native or inhabitant of Europe
Translations
قِنَّب
jutajutový
jute
juta
júta; basttrefjar
džiutas
džuta
jutajutový
Hint keneviri/kendiri

Jute

[dʒuːt] Njuto/a m/f

jute

[dʒuːt] Nyute m

jute

[ˈdʒuːt]
njute m
modif [sack, bag] → de jute; [crop, mill] → de jute

jute

nJute f

jute

[dʒuːt] niuta

jute

(dʒuːt) noun, adjective
(of) the fibre of certain plants found in Pakistan and India, used for making sacks etc.
References in periodicals archive ?
Corchorus capsularis and Corchorus olitorius are also two plants not often consumed by the people of Bangladesh, but consumed by poor villagers of Talbunia, as well as the poor sections of the urban slums, during times of food scarcity or when they were unable to afford costlier vegetables.
English: Bacopa, Brain plant, Coastal waterhyssop (Wang) , Herb of grace, Indian pennywort, Moneywort, Monnier's bacopa, Thyme-leaved gratiola, Water hyssop, White hyssop 22 Corchorus capsularis L.
Jute is obtained from two varieties of plant: Corchorus Capsularis and Corchorus Olitorus.