noun. ['ˈbæst'] (botany) tissue that conducts synthesized food substances (e.g., from leaves) to parts where needed; consists primarily of sieve tubes.
- vascular tissue
- sieve tube
Rhymes with Bast
How do you pronounce bast?
Pronounce bast as bæst.
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Sentences with bast
1. Noun, singular or mass
This was worn with a pair of tight trousers and either boots or bast shoes.
noun. ['ˈbæst'] strong woody fibers obtained especially from the phloem of from various plants.
- natural fiber
- bast fiber