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burlap

[′bər‚lap]
(textiles)
A coarse cloth woven from jute fiber. Also known as gunny; hessian.

burlap, Brit hessian canvas

A coarse woven fabric of jute, hemp, or, less commonly, flax, for use as a water-retaining covering in curing concrete surfaces or as a reinforcement in plaster.
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With a little time left in our 55-minute class, students choose a 9" x 12" piece of burlap and are given a 9" x 12" piece of construction paper that is folded into thirds.
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The burlap will not cause any problems if it is the type of burlap that will decay.
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Next, add the burlap covering, securing it with longer and larger diameter screws, nails or other fasteners than used for the strip of land's wooden base because they will have to hold in the softer Styrofoam.
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After Timmerman leaves, the girl sits in her grandfather's bedroom: "I often sat in that room thinking of Timmerman, wondering about his old burlap sack.
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Burlap wrapped plants should have wire baskets cut away (if present) and all burlap and twine should also be removed.