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Pronunciation of Esparto: Learn how to pronounce Esparto in English correctly

Learn how to say Esparto correctly in English with this tutorial pronunciation video.

Oxford dictionary definition of the word esparto:

noun (plural espartos)
a coarse grass with tough narrow leaves, native to Spain and North Africa. It is used to make ropes, wickerwork, and good-quality paper.
Stipa tenacissima, family Gramineae
Origin:
mid 19th century: from Spanish, via Latin from Greek sparton ‘rope’