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Synonyms for cantala

hard fiber used in making coarse twine

Philippine plant yielding a hard fibre used in making coarse twine

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Natural fibers can be classified according to their origin and grouped into leaf: abaca, cantala, curaua, date palm, henequen, pineapple, sisal, banana; seed: cotton; bast: flax, hemp, jute, ramie; fruit: coir, kapok, oil palm; grass: alfa, bagasse, bamboo and stalk: straw (cereal).
Shortly before Samuel's birth, Grossman and Yomo Toro were in Skylight Studios, where the legendary cuatro player was recording his solo on Cantala, a track from Grossman's forthcoming CD.
On my radio program I've been featuring Cantala, composed by Tannenbaum and featuring a chekere solo by Rodriguez, and it's been receiving tremendously positive reviews from listeners.
Paper 21 A preliminary study on the properties of agave cantala natural fibre -polypropylene composites