Bamboo


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Bamboo

1. An obsolete Indian unit of length approximately equivalent to 12.8 meters.

2. See: Dha.
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The couple had an epiphany - a deep connection with the village that was lush with bamboo fields where tribal artisans, living in abject poverty, were creating impressive bamboo products.
Fray Diego Cera, the bamboo organ's pipes were uniquely made up of almost entirely of bamboo.
Hyderabad (Telangana) [India], Feb 3 ( ANI ): Burdened with transport cost and Goods and services Tax (GST), bamboo sellers in Hyderabad are struggling to sustain their livelihood.
The proposed measure entitled: An Act Classifying Bamboo As An Unregulated Forest Product And For Other Purposes aims to encourage investments in the establishment of bamboo plantations and processing facilities.
The 20-km length of the river is now planted to 10,000 bamboo culms and practically transformed into a 'bambusetum,' or a bamboo garden planted to around 40 bamboo species, the Dendrocalamus asper (giant bamboo) and Bambusa blumeana (kawayan tinik) among them leading the count.
M2 EQUITYBITES-June 24, 2016-Tantech Holdings reports purchase of 5% minority interest in Bamboo Tech
CUDDLEDRY BAMBOO SWIM TOWELS & PONCHOS Made with soft pure cotton and bamboo fibre, these baby and toddler hooded swim towels, and ponchos, below, with popper fastenings are very absorbent.
TOTS BAMBOO SWADDLE WRAPS Made from 100% bamboo fibres which become softer after every wash, these colourful wraps feature a nature-themed print and can be used as a nursing cover, burp cloth or blanket.
BAMBOO BABY PRODUCTS CUDDLEDRY BAMBOO SWIM TOWELS & PONCHOS Made with soft pure cotton and bamboo fibre, these baby and toddler hooded swim towels, and ponchos (pictured below) with popper fastenings are very absorbent.
Bamboo being a fast growing species possesses one of the most highest strength properties of the wood materials [1], [2].
I'm considering installing bamboo flooring, but I'm finding conflicting claims about it.
Bamboo flooring has evolved into one of the biggest segments of the wood flooring industry over the past 10 years.