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  • Info Bamboo (Bambuseae) is a tribe of flowering perennial evergreen plants in the grass family Poaceae, subfamily Bambusoideae, tribe Bambuseae. more...
  • Among the many beautiful objects in our way were the groups of bamboos. Cited from In the Eastern Seas, by W.H.G. Kingston
  • And now in a short time we came in sight of the expected group of bamboos. Cited from On the Banks of the Amazon, by W.H.G. Kingston
  • The bamboos had been removed, ten minutes before the party issued out. Cited from At the Point of the Bayonet, by G. A. Henty
  • Some are so thin that they can hide themselves behind a bamboo post.
  • From the place where the bodies of the dead boys lay, two large bamboos grew up. Cited from Folklore of the Santal Parganas, by Cecil Henry Bompas
  • Bamboo is not only a plant, but also a part of people's lives.
  • Four people hold two pairs of long bamboos across one another on the ground.
  • About three feet from the ground there is a stage of bamboos which forms the floor. Cited from Sex and Society, by William I. Thomas
  • He came back, took me in his arms, and carried me to a seat made among the bamboos. Cited from Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl, Harriet Jacobs (AKA Linda Brent)
  • Taking a pole in each hand we three spread the bamboos over the whole. Cited from Worst Journey in the World, Volumes 1 and 2, by Apsley Cherry-Garrard
  • Such name was given to this place due to the presence of bamboo trees made for the construction of houses.
  • He did not need to see the bamboo while he painted them because he had seen a lot of them.
  • Bamboo fiber has been used to make paper in China since early times.
  • He can extend his height by using bamboos and walk like a normal person.
  • Then his little eyes caught sight of the brown figure fleeing through the bamboos. Cited from O Henry Memorial Award Prize Stories of 1919, by Various
  • The bamboos were so high and so thick that it was impossible to see beyond a very short distance. Cited from Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl, Harriet Jacobs (AKA Linda Brent)
  • He gathered and buried under beach sand the bamboos he would use.
  • They hold two pairs of bamboos across one another on the ground.
  • They would put this money into little savings banks made from bamboo.
  • After a birth of a child, four short bamboos are placed on the bank of the stream.
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Meaning of bamboo

  • noun The hard woody stems of bamboo plants; used in construction and crafts and fishing poles
  • noun Woody tropical grass having hollow woody stems; mature canes used for construction and furniture