strips of cane that are interlaced and used in cane chairs or the like.
Chats on Old Furniture Arthur Hayden
Miscellanea Juliana Horatia Ewing
Stanley in Africa James P. Boyd
a seaport on and the capital of Crete, on the W part. Formerly Candia. a Greek island in the Mediterranean, SE of mainland Greece. 3235 sq. mi. (8380 sq. km). Capital: Canea. Sea of, a part of the S Aegean Sea lying between the Cyclades Islands and Crete. Historical Examples Three Months Abroad Anna Vivanti […]
a stick or short staff used to assist one in walking; walking stick. a long, hollow or pithy, jointed woody stem, as that of bamboo, rattan, sugar cane, and certain palms. a plant having such a stem. split rattan woven or interlaced for chair seats, wickerwork, etc. any of several tall bamboolike grasses, especially of […]
noun any of various grubs that are a pest of sugar cane, especially, in Australia, the greyback canegrub, Dermolepida albohirtum
the cinnamonlike bark of a West Indian tree, Canella winterana, used as a condiment and in medicine. Historical Examples The Commercial Products of the Vegetable Kingdom P. L. Simmonds Flowers and Flower-Gardens David Lester Richardson Chambers’s Twentieth Century Dictionary (part 2 of 4: E-M) Various The American Reformed Cattle Doctor George Dadd History of Embalming […]