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Definition of "malacca" []

  • The stem of the rattan palm (noun)
  • A walking stick made from this stem (noun)

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Use "malacca" in a sentence
  • "Walking sticks of malacca and rattan were favorites for Town use, with crook, crutch or straight handles, very often mounted with silver bands and tips."
  • "Labels: christmas, dear diary, malacca, malaysia, perfume, travel comments: zthon said ... what chocolate brand? sounds so tempting. dark chocolate truffle somemore."
  • "“Yes,” said Baudelaire, raising his malacca cane like a sword, “we will map the city in the name of nudity.”"
  • "“Yes,” said Baudelaire, raising his malacca cane like a sword, “we will map the city in the name of nudity.”"
  • "Then, putting on his hat and overcoat, he took two others, his best malacca cane, an umbrella, and opened the front door."
  • "He turned over the pages with great decision, as if he were judging the book in its entirety, the printing and paper and binding, as well as the poetry, and then, having satisfied himself of its good or bad quality, he placed it on the writing – table, and examined the malacca cane with the gold knob which had belonged to the soldier."