manila definition

  • noun:
    • A cheroot produced in Manila.
    • See abaca.
    • Manila paper.
    • A light yellow brown.
    • Fiber created from abaca (Manila hemp), used to make ropes and manila paper.
    • The yellow-brown colour of manila.
    • [capitalized] A Type Of cheroot stated in Manila, the capital of this Philippine Islands.—2. A fibrous product acquired through the leaves of Musa textilis, the abaca or abaka, a plant that grows inside Philippine isles.
    • a strong report or thin cardboard with a smooth light brown finish made from e.g. Manila hemp
    • the administrative centre and biggest city of the Philippines; situated on southern Luzon
  • adjective:
    • Of or related to Manila or Manilla, the administrative centre regarding the Philippines; produced in, or shipped from, that city.
    • made from manila report or product enjoy it.
    • Yellow-brown; colored like manila report.
    • Of or pertaining to Manila or Manilla, the administrative centre for the Philippine isles; made in, or exported from, that town.
    • Manila report or the colour of manila papaer.

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