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Related to madake: Phyllostachys bambusoides
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Noun1.madake - large bamboo having thick-walled culmsmadake - large bamboo having thick-walled culms; native of China and perhaps Japan; widely grown elsewhere
bamboo - woody tropical grass having hollow woody stems; mature canes used for construction and furniture
genus Phyllostachys, Phyllostachys - medium and large bamboos
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Although the landscape is composed of Sawtooth and Konara oak, as well as thickets of Madake bamboo, this wooded area has remained unutilized for several decades.
Unlike its European counterparts, the scripture eschews industrial materials (with the unusual and rather daring exception of metal feet)and instead relies entirely on native madake bamboo and split rattan--highly demanding mediums that require decades to master.