English - Pronunciation
- IPA(key): /É¹ÉËtan/
- Rhymes: -Ã¦n
English - Noun
- Any of several species of climbing palm of the genus Calamus.
- (uncountable) The plant used as a material.
A cane made from this material.
- 1906, Walter William Skeat, Charles Otto Blagden, Pagan Races of the Malay Peninsula
- 1908, W. B. M. Ferguson, Zollenstein, chapterIV:
- 2008, Jean-FranÃ§ois Bayart, Andrew Brown, Global Subjects: A Political Critique of Globalization