loofah

Definitions of loofah
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n the loofah climber that has cylindrical fruit

Synonyms:
Luffa cylindrica, vegetable sponge
Type of:
dishcloth gourd, luffa, rag gourd, sponge gourd, strainer vine
any of several tropical annual climbers having large yellow flowers and edible young fruits; grown commercially for the mature fruit's dried fibrous interior that is used as a sponge

n the dried fibrous part of the fruit of a plant of the genus Luffa; used as a washing sponge or strainer

Synonyms:
loofa, loufah sponge, luffa
Type of:
fiber, fibre
a slender and greatly elongated substance capable of being spun into yarn

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