Fiber plants

(Bot.) plants capable of yielding fiber useful in the arts, as hemp, flax, ramie, agave, etc.

See also: Fiber

Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Two recycle fiber plants will also be installed at the mill to supply fiber for the new machine.

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