long-staple : Definition, Usages, News and More
- s having relatively long fibers
- Moreover, long-staple imports, chiefly from Egypt, are not to be depended on.
- Dammed and channeled, this water turns the valleys green with sugar cane, ripens grapes for Peru's famed pisco brandy, grows the fine, long-staple cotton that is king of the .
- Of this, too, American Export freighters carried the lion's share: long-staple cotton from Alexandria, olive oil from Piraeus and Leghorn, china from Beirut, cheese, rayon and .