What does bassine mean?

bassine in AZ Dictionary

(n) Coarse leaf fibre from palmyra palms used in making brushes and brooms.
(n) A commercial title for stiff, wiry fiber obtained through the sheathing leaf-bases of this palmyra, Borassus flabellifer. It is found in making brushes and ropes. See bass, 4, and palmyra.
(n) coarse leaf dietary fiber from palmyra palms found in making brushes and brooms

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