Arree Fibre

A fibre obtained from a species of Bauhinia and known as Mountain Ebony. It is a bark fibre and used for ropes and cordage. The plant is a climber growing in the East Indies, Jamaica and Brazil.

Dictionary of the English textile terms. 2014.

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