Hessian cloth


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a coarse hempen cloth for sacking.
- Thackeray.

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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary, published 1913 by G. & C. Merriam Co.
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Steve Newcombe AWHEN dry, the salts (efflorescence) can be rubbed off using an old piece of hessian cloth or sack.
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As the largest manufacturer in the jute sector, BJMC produces from jute, the longest natural fibre in the world, mainly Hessian cloth, different types of Hessian bags, sack cloth, different types of jute bags, yarn, geo-jute, blankets, jute canvas, carpet backing cloth, and so on.