Definition of 'hemp'
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We have a plan to save the world by growing hemp. The Sun (2009)The company grows its own hemp in Suffolk. Times, Sunday Times (2009)THE hemp plant may have a role to play in cutting the carbon dioxide emitted by the building industry. Times, Sunday Times (2009)While we like natural fibres such as organic cotton, hemp and bamboo, we think the most important thing is performance and comfort. Times, Sunday Times (2007)
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Used Occasionally. hemp is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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Translations for 'hemp'
British English: hemp NOUN
Hemp is a plant used for making rope.
Definition of hemp from the Collins English Dictionary
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