Definition of sunn in English:

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Pronunciation: /sən/
(also sunn hemp)


A hemplike fiber from southern Asia.
Example sentences
  • In summer we use buckwheat, Sudan grass, and sunn hemp.


Late 18th century: from Urdu and Hindi san, from Sanskrit śaṇá 'hempen'.

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Syllabification: sunn

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