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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.
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It was in the dock in Dundee, where we had brought a full cargo of jute from Calcutta.
So I got a job at the jute mills--a ten-hour day at ten cents an hour.
There are the jute mills, you know, and the same thing goes on there.
At fifteen she had graduated from grammar school and gone to work in the jute mills for four dollars a week, three of which she had paid to Sarah.
When you left the orphan asylum and how old you were, how long you worked in the jute mills, the cannery, the paper-box factory, the laundry--maybe you think I can't do addition.
Jute agriculture in general and post-harvest technology in particular needs special attention in terms of technology support and extension activities, he added.
I heard that the union members of CPI( M) and BJP assembled at the jute mill with their demands and CEO H.
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In order to avoid above issues and produce an economical natural fiber-reinforced composite which can fulfill the demand of consumer market, a new agro-based locally available, low cost bioresin, that is, soy resin was chosen as matrix with jute as reinforcing material for composite fabrication.
This year's jute bags comes along with a slightly more beneficial twist, equipped with a zipper.
It seems there's a lot of people who need to be educated on jute and reusable bags and the damage plastic bags do to the environment.
In his preface Cox (Dundee University, UK) describes the importance of jute in the Scottish town where he was born, its decline as a major component of the economy as he grew up, and its re-entry into his life when he became a student at Edinburgh U.