murva

murva

(ˈmɜːvə)
n
1. (Botany) one of two varieties of sansevieria (Sansevieria roxburghiana or Sansevieria zeylanica) cultivated in parts of Asia for the strong fibre found in their leaves
2. (Botany) the fibre of such a plant
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The sellers were Calvary Temple Ministries, $120,000 in April 2001, and The Bennett Trust, led by Murva Bennett, $5,000 in March 2002.
murvas homokok 'shingly sands', ipari levegok 'industrial airs', nyomasturo zsirok 'pressure-proof fats', asvanyvizek 'mineral waters', anyatejek 'breast-milks'.