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A natural-colored, hand-plaited hat made from leaves of a palmlike plant (Carludovica palmata) native to South and Central America.
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(Clothing & Fashion) (sometimes not capital) a hat made of the plaited leaves of the jipijapa plant of Central and South America. Often shortened to: panama or Panama
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a hat made of finely plaited young leaves of the jipijapa plant.
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A lightweight South American hat made of handplaited straw.
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|Noun||1.||Panama hat - a stiff hat made of straw with a flat crown|
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