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Definition of vegetable sponge

vegetable sponge
Loof Loof, n. (Bot.) The spongelike fibers of the fruit of a cucurbitaceous plant (Luffa [AE]gyptiaca); called also vegetable sponge.
Vegetable sponge
Vegetable sponge. (Bot.) See Loof. Velvet sponge, a fine, soft commercial sponge (Spongia equina, variety meandriniformis) found in Florida and the West Indies. Vitreous sponge. See Glass-sponge. Yellow sponge, a common and valuable commercial sponge (Spongia agaricina, variety corlosia) found in Florida and the West Indies.

Meaning of vegetable sponge from wikipedia

- Vegetable sponge may refer to: The plant genus Luffa Luffa aegyptiaca, a particular species of Luffa...
- Luffa is a genus of tropical and subtropical vines in the cu****ber family (Cucurbitaceae). In everyday non-technical usage, the luffa, also spelled loofah...
- known by the common names dishrag gourd, rag gourd, sponge gourd, and vegetable-sponge. It is also called smooth luffa to distinguish it from the ridged luffa...
- SpongeBob SquarePants is an American animated television series created by marine biologist and animator Stephen Hillenburg for Nickelodeon. The series...
- A chiffon cake is a very light cake made with vegetable oil, eggs, sugar, flour, baking powder, and flavorings. Its distinctive feature is that its recipe...
- Luffa acutangula is commercially grown for its unripe fruits as a vegetable. Mature fruits are used as natural cleaning sponges. Its fruit slightly resembles...
- Meliponini bee (probably Trigona spinipes), covered with pollen, visiting a flower of the vegetable sponge gourd (Luffa cylindrica) in Campinas, Brazil...
- Lady finger, ladyfinger, or lady's finger may refer to: Ladyfinger (biscuit), light and sweet sponge cakes roughly shaped like a large finger Lady Finger...
- Sea sponge aquaculture is the process of farming sea sponges under controlled conditions. It has been conducted in the world's oceans for centuries using...
- Zuppa Inglese (pronounced [ˈdzuppa iŋˈɡleːze; ˈtsuppa iŋˈɡleːse]; Italian for "English soup") is an Italian dessert layering custard and sponge cake, perhaps...
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