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(Plants) straw obtained from leaves of the talipot palm
[C20: from Tagalog]
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|Noun||1.||buntal - fine white Philippine fiber from stalks of unopened leaves of talipot palms; used in making hats|
Corypha umbraculifera, talipot, talipot palm - tall palm of southern India and Sri Lanka with gigantic leaves used as umbrellas and fans or cut into strips for writing paper