bassine


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Noun1.bassine - coarse leaf fiber from palmyra palms used in making brushes and broomsbassine - coarse leaf fiber from palmyra palms used in making brushes and brooms
Borassus flabellifer, longar palm, lontar, palmyra, palmyra palm, toddy palm, wine palm - tall fan palm of Africa and India and Malaysia yielding a hard wood and sweet sap that is a source of palm wine and sugar; leaves used for thatching and weaving
fiber, fibre - a slender and greatly elongated substance capable of being spun into yarn
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Son voisin, qui cherche les trous dans une chambre a air en plongeant quinze centimetres par quinze centimetres dans une petite bassine d'eau noircie, gesticule.
We are now building another cool spot called La Bassine.
Le coumandow a remis aux pages de Liguidy une grande bassine, une lampe tempete neuve, six cuilleres et un litre de vin.