decorticate

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decorticate

[dē′kȯrd·ə‚kāt]
(biology)
Lacking a cortical layer.
(textiles)
To remove woody residual matter, such as flax from bast fibers after retting.
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Tenders are invited for Providing electrical infrastructure & arranging power supply to 100KVA HT installation to Cleaning, Grading & Decorticator Plants - for 3 Plants at main market yard In Naragund APMC.
Our recent acquisition of the largest decorticator in the United States, in order to process raw hemp into valuable renewable products, is off to a great start, but it doesn't stop there.
The fibre will be harvested using a new form of mobile decorticator used to create high-grade fibres for use in textiles and other industrial products.