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Definition of the noun abelmosk
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noun - plural: abelmosks
- bushy herb of tropical Asia grown for its yellow or pink to scarlet blooms that resemble the hibiscus
- lexical domain: Plants - nouns denoting plants
- scientific names: Abelmoschus moschatus / Hibiscus moschatus
- synonym of abelmosk: musk mallow
- more generic word: mallow = any of various plants of the family Malvaceae
- member of: Abelmoschus / genus Abelmoschus = genus of tropical coarse herbs having large lobed leaves and often yellow flowers
- geographic area: Caribbean, Oceania
Alternative definition of the noun abelmosk
- [plants] An evergreen shrub (Hibiscus -- formerly Abelmoschus -- moschatus), of the East and West Indies and Northern Africa, whose musky seeds are used in perfumery and to flavor coffee; -- sometimes called musk mallow.
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Dictionary of Food (2009)
International Food and Cooking Terms from A to Z by Charles Sinclair
abbrühen Germany To scald abbrustolito Italy Toasted Abelmoschus esculentusBotanical name Okra abelmosk Seeabelmusk abelmusk A seed of a plant of the marrow family, Hibiscus abelmoschus, which hasamusklike flavour. Alsocalled abelmosk AbendessenGermany A lightevening meal or supper Aberdeen Angus A breed of prime, Scottish beef cattle renowned for the flavour, textureand tenderness of its meat( NOTE: Because oflax English law, the amountof meat advertisedas ...
by Carole J. Skelly
GRAS MUSK MALLOW: See ABELMOSK. MUSK YARROW: See YARROW. MUSKSEED: See ABELMOSK.
111.716 definitions & 1.55 mill cross-references by Noah Webster
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A Technological Dictionary: explaining the terms of the arts, sciences, literature, professions and trades (1846)
by W. M. BUCHANAN
ABELMosk, ABELMoscH, or ABELMUsk, the Syrian mallow, or muskokro, a speciesofhibiscus (H. abelmosch. us).
by W. M. Buchanan
ABELMosk, ABELMoscH, or ...
Medical Lexicon (1853)
A Dictionary of Medical Science : Containing a Concise Explanation of the Various Subjects and Terms of Physiology, Pathology, Hygiene, Therapeutics, Pharmacology, Obstetrics, Medical Jurisprudence ... by Robley Dunglison
ABELMOSK, Hibiscus abelmoschu!. ABENSBERG, MINERAL WATERS OF.
by English language
Abelmosk, (a'bol-mosk) n. The Syrian mallow. Abeltree, (a'bel-tre) n. The white poplar. Aber, (.Vber) n. [Celtic] The mouth of a river. Aberrance, (ab-er'ans) n. [L. abcrrare.] ...
Abelmosk, (a'bel-mosk) n. The musk-mallow, or Syrian Aber, (a/bex) n. [Celtic] Tho mouth of a stream or river. Aberrance, (ab-er'ans) n. [L. aberrare, from db and errare, to wander. ] Deviation from rectitude. Aberrant, (ab-er'an t ) a. Straying from the right way ; — exceptional ; abnormal Aberration, (ab-er-a'shun) n. Act of wandering ; deviation, especially from truth or moral rectitude, or from the natural state; — alienation of mind; — a small periodical change of position in a star or other ...
by Charles Gordon Sinclair
Okra abelmosk ...
A new universal etymological technological, and pronouncing dictionary of the English language (1848)
by John Craig (F.G.S.)
Abelmosk, a'bel -mosk, «.
A New Universal, Technological, Etymological, and Pronouncing Dictionary of the English Language (1854)
by John Craig
ABELMOSK, aTwl-mosk, «. The plant Hebiscns abelmoschus, or Syrian Mallow, a native of the East Indies, now constituted into the genus Abehnoscbus. ABER. A Celtic prefix to the names of many places, which imports that they are situated at the mouth of a river, as Aberdeen. ABERDEVINE, ab'er-de-vine, s. The bird Cardniis spinus of Cuvier, and Fringilla ligurina of Ran- zani, sometimes colled the Sisken, a well-known songbird, which has a great resemblance to the green variety ...
A New Universal Etymological, Technological, and Pronouncing Dictionary of the English Language, Embracing All the Terms Used in Science, Literature and Art (1858)
by John CRAIG (F.G.S.)
ABELMosk, abel-mosk, s. The plant Hebiscus abelmoschus, or Syrian Mallow, a native of the East Indies, now constituted into the genus Abelmoschus. AmER. A Celtic prefix to the names of many places, which imports that they are situated at the mouth of a river, as Aberdeen. ABERDEvin E, ab'er-de-vine, s. The bird Cardulis spinus of Cuvier, and Fringilla ligurina of Ranzani, sometimes called the Sisken, a well-known songbird, which has a great resemblance to the green variety of ...
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Scrabble value of A1B3E1L1M3O1S1K5
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