The woody portion flax, which is separated from the fibre as refuse matter by retting, braking, and scutching.
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1. To form knots or joints, as in a cord, a plant, etc.; to become entangled. Cut hay when it begins to knot.... Read More
1. (Science: botany) a name given to the seed of certain leguminous herbs, chiefly of the genera Faba, phaseolus, and... Read More