Definitions of pandanus

n any of various Old World tropical palmlike trees having huge prop roots and edible conelike fruits and leaves like pineapple leaves

screw pine
Pandanus tectorius, lauhala, textile screw pine
Polynesian screw pine
Type of:
a tall perennial woody plant having a main trunk and branches forming a distinct elevated crown; includes both gymnosperms and angiosperms

n fiber from leaves of the pandanus tree; used for woven articles (such as mats)

Type of:
natural fiber, natural fibre
fiber derived from plants or animals

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