Bast Meaning

There are 3 meaning(s) for word Bast

Meaning 1 : (botany) tissue that conducts synthesized food substances (e.g., from leaves) to parts where needed; consists primarily of sieve tubes

    Synonyms : phloem
Meaning 2 : strong woody fibers obtained especially from the phloem of from various plants

    Synonyms : bast fiber
Meaning 3 : cat- or lion-headed Egyptian goddess; represents life-giving power of the sun

How to Pronounce Bast

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