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Definition of the adjective Acetarious

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  1. Used in salads; as, 'acetarious' plants.

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Google previewNuttall's spelling bee guide, condensed from Nuttall's standard pronouncing dictionary, Warne's ed (1876)

by P Austin Nuttall

Acetarious, as-e-ta'-re-us — acetarious plants are those used in salads. Acetification, a-se-te-fe-ka'-shun — the operation of making vinegar. Acetous, a- se'-tus — sour; acid. Ache, ake — to be in pain ; a continued pain. Achievable ...

Google previewThe farmer's dictionary (1854)

a vocabulary of the technical terms recently introduced into agriculture and horticulture from various sciences, and also a compendium of practical farming, the latter chiefly from the works of the Rev. W. L. Rham, Loudon, Low and Youatt, and the most eminent American authors by Daniel Pereira Gardner

ACETARIOUS PLANTS. Salad plants. ACETATES. Salts containing acetic acid, of which the acetate of lead or sugar of lead is the most important in the arts. ACETIC ACID.

Google previewA Dictionary of Modern Gardening (1847)

by George William Johnson, David Landreth


Google previewA Dictionary of Medical Terminology, Dental Surgery, and the Collateral Sciences (1867)

by Chapin Aaron Harris, Ferdinand James Samuel Gorgas

ACETARIOUS PLANTS. From acet. aria, a salad. Plants used for salads, as lettuce, mustard, cress, endive, &c. AC'ETAS. From acetum, vinegar. A salt formed by the union of acetic ...

Google previewCulinary Encyclopaedia (1898)

A Dictionary of Technical Terms by Charles Herman Senn

Acetarious, e. Denoting plants used in salads. Acetary, e. An acid pulp found in certain fruits. Acetic Acid. This is an acid used in confectionery, boiled sugar foods, etc. Acids are used to preserve whiteness, to give body or consistency, and to ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Dental Science, Biography, Bibliography and Medical Terminology (1854)

by Chapin A. HARRIS

ACETARIOUS PLANTS. From acetaria, a salad.

Google previewA dictionary of new medical terms, a suppl. to 'An illustrated dictionary of medicine, biology and allied sciences'. (1905)

by George Milbry Gould

Acetarious (as-et-a' -re-us) [acetarium, a pickle or salad]. Suited to making salads or pickles. Acetas (as'-et-as). An acetate or salt of acetic acid. Acetated (as'-et-a- ted). Containing an acetate, acetic acid, or vinegar. Acetic. (See Illus. Diet.) ...

Google previewAcrostic Dictionary (1884)

Containing More Than Thirty Thousand Words with the Initials and Finals Alphabetically Arranged by Philippa M. Pearson

Abyss Appealer Atoner Acanthus Appellor Atrabil iar Acanus Appro priator Attacker Acaulous Approvcr Attainder Access Arator Attar Acetarious Arbalister Attempex` Acetou s О Achlys Ambages Arms Acidness Ambassadress Aromatics ...

Google previewA Dictionary of New Medical Terms (1905)

Including Upwards of 38,000 Words and Many Useful Tables, Being a Supplement to "An Illustrated Dictionary of Medicine, Biology, and Allied Sciences". by George Milbry Gould

Acetarious (as-et-a'-re-us) [acetarium, a pickle or salad]. Suited to making salads or pickles. Acetas (as'-et-as). An acetate or salt of acetic acid. Acetated (as'-eta- tcJ). Containing an acetate, acetic acid, or vinegar. Acetic. (See Illus. Diet.) ...

Google previewBeeton's Medical dictionary (1871)

Acetarious Plants, a-se-lair'-e-us [Lat. acetaria, a salad], plants such as endive, mustard-and-cress, lettuce, &c., used for salads. Acetate, u-se-tait, in Chem., a compound formed by the union of acetic acid with a salifiable base. as potash, soda, ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Science, Literature, & Art (1875)

Comprising the Definitions and Derivations of the Scientific Terms in General Use, Together with the History and Descriptions of the Scientific Principles of Nearly Every Branch of Human Knowledge by William Thomas Brande, George William Cox

Acetarious Plants (Lat. acetaria, salad). Plants used in salading; such as lettuce, mustard and cress, endive, &c. Acetates. Compounds of acetic acid with a metal or a compound positive radicle. Acetic Acid. The pure acid contained in vinegar.

Google previewThe American Encyclopedia of Agriculture (1887)

A Treasury of Useful Information for the Farm and Household by Jonathan Periam

They may be otherwise arranged, as the cabbage family, the leguminous family, esculent roots, spinaceous plants, alliaceous plants, asparaginous plants, acetarious plants, pot herbs, sweet herbs, plants used in tarts, confectionery and for ...

Google previewChamber's Condensed Encyclopedia (1895)

A Dictionary of Universal Knowledge for the People ... by D. T. Stuart

Acetarious, as-G-tä'ri-us. A term ap£ to plants containing acetary, or used n making salads, as lettuce, mustard and CreSS. • Acetic, a-set/ik. Having the properties of vinegar; sour. Common acetic ether is a colorless, volatile fluid, a flavoring ...

Google previewEncyclopaedia of Plants (1872)

Comprising the Specific Character, Description, and Every Other Desirable Particular Respecting All the Plants Indigenous to Britain. Ed. by Mrs. Loudon, Assisted by G. Don and D. Wooster by John Claudius Loudon

\Vhoever has the command of lettuce, onions, and cucumbers, may well dispense with most other acetarious ...

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