Coir is a rough material made from coconut shells which is used to make ropes and mats.

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  • Coir — (koir), n. [Tamil kayiru.] 1. A material for cordage, matting, etc., consisting of the prepared fiber of the outer husk of the cocoanut. Homans. [1913 Webster] 2. Cordage or cables, made of this material. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Coir — (Coirshanf), der verarbeitete Bast der Cocosnuß, daraus gefertigt ist das Coirtanwerk, s. u. Cocosnüsse …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Coïr — Coïr, soviel wie Kokosfaser, s. Cocos, S. 208 …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • Coïr — Coïr, s. Spinnfasern (pflanzliche) …   Lexikon der gesamten Technik

  • Coïr — Coïr, die Fasern der Kokosnuß (s. Kokospalme) …   Kleines Konversations-Lexikon

  • coir — [kɔıə US kɔır] n [U] [Date: 1500 1600; : Tamil; Origin: kayivu rope ] the rough material that covers the shell of a ↑coconut, used for making ↑mats, ropes etc …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • coir — [ kɔır ] noun uncount thick rough fibers from the shell of a COCONUT, used for making ropes and covering floors …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

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