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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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More than 600 species of bamboo and bamboo grasses grow in Japan, and not least among them madake, the woody giant bamboo that can reach 22cm in diameter and 18m in height.
Similarly, the decreases in these fiber fraction levels were also reported by [15] for wheat straw colonized for 2-4 wks with Pleurotus ostreatus, madake bamboo colonized for 10 wks with Ceriporiopsis subvermispora [4] and OPF colonized for 3 to 9 wks with C.