okoro moli variety of bamboo

Part of Speech noun
    • variety of bamboo
      • Bot
    • Literally empty (?) bamboo
      Scientific Name Bambusa spp

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    • okoro bamboo / name of certain artefacts made of bamboo / a heavy bamboo, used as a stamping tube. Singers of buro bula okoro ‘bamboo songs’ stamp (~woi) the bamboo on the ground, thereby producing a deep sound as they sing along / a traditional knife made of bamboo; hence (modern) knife; bushknife, machete