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abelmosk

Definition of the noun abelmosk

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noun - plural: abelmosks

  1. bushy herb of tropical Asia grown for its yellow or pink to scarlet blooms that resemble the hibiscus

Alternative definition of the noun abelmosk

noun

  1. [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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Google previewFood and Hygiene (1907)

An Elementary Treatise Upon Dietetics and Hygienic Treatment by William Tibbles

The abelmosk is the mucilaginous fruit of an evergreen shrub growing in tropical America, the West Indies, and Asia. It is used in pickles and soup. The durian or durio is a peculiar fruit of foetid odour, but having such a delicious flavour as to ...

Google previewPharmaceutical lexicon (1873)

See Abelmosk. ABELMOSK. (Abelmoschus Moschatus, Hibiscus Abelmoschus.) ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Pharmaceutical Science (1882)

A Guide for the Pharmaceutist, Druggist, and Physician ; Containing Concise Explanations of the Various Subjects and Terms of Pharmacy, and Appropriate Selections of the Collateral Sciences by Hiram V. Sweringen

See Abelmosk. ABELMOSK. (Abelm .schus Moscha- tus, Hibiscus Abelmoschus.) ...

Google previewDictionary of Herbs, Spices, Seasonings, and Natural Flavorings (2013)

by Carole J. Skelly

abelmosk abelmusk ambretteseed musk mallow muskseed Abies alba [Pinaceae] fir needles oil pine fir silver fir silverspruce templin oil whitespruce white fir Abies balsamea [Pinaceae] balmofGilead ...

Google previewThe Dictionary of Science and Technical Terms Used in Philosophy, Literature, Professions, Commerce, Arts, and Trades (1884)

by W. M. Buchanan

Abelmosk, Abelmosch, or Abelmusk, the Syrian mallow, or musk okro, a spe- ciesof hibiscus (Jf.a&rimosctew). The plant rises on an herbaceous stalk of three or four feet in height. The seeds have a musky odour; hence its name, habb d mttk ...

Google previewLippincott's New Medical Dictionary (1910)

A Vocabulary of the Terms Used in Medicine, and the Allied Sciences, with Their Pronunciation, Etymology, and Signification, Including Much Collateral Information of a Descriptive and Encyclopedic Character by Henry Ware Cattell

=Abelmosk. Ambro'sia. Literally, the " food of the gods." A genus of composite plants. A. bifida, ragweed of the United States, is astringent, slightly stimulant, and haemostatic. A. artemisi(efo lia has similar properties. [< a/tp/wTof immortal.] ...

Google previewThe Dictionary of Scientific Terms and Technological Expressions by W. M. Buchanan (1869)

by W. M. Buchanan

ABELMosk, ABELMoscH, or ABELMUsk, the Syrian mallow, or muskokro, a species of hibiscus (H. abelmosch .us).

Google previewThe Globe dictionary of the English language (1873)

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.] Deviation from rectitude. Aberration, (ab-er-a'shun) n. Act of wandering ...

Google previewA Technological Dictionary (1846)

Explaining the Terms of the Arts, Sciences, Literature, Professions, and Trades by W. M. Buchanan

Abelmosk, Abelmosch, or Abelmcsk., the Syrian ...

Google previewMedical 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. A. is a city of Bavaria, where there is a cold, sulphureous spring. ABERHATIO, Aberration— a. Lactis, Galac- toplania — a. Mensium, Menstruation, vicarious — a.

Google previewThe Cabinet dictionary of the English language (1871)

by English language

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.

Google previewThe Century dictionary (1906)

abelmosk (a'bel-mosk), n. [< ML. Abelmoschus.] A plant of the former genus Abelmoschus. Also spelled abcliuusk. abel-tree (a'bel-tre), n. Same as abele. abelwhacketst, ". See ablewhaekets. a bene placito (a ba'no plii'ehe-to) .

Google previewA 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 ...

Google previewA new universal etymological technological, and pronouncing dictionary of the English language (1848)

by John Craig (F.G.S.)

Abelmosk, a'bel-mosk, ...

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Small photo of Abelmosk (Abelmoschus moschatus). Called Annual hibiscus, Bamia Moschata, Muskdana, Musk mallow, Musk okra, Ornamental okra, Yorka okra and Tropical jewel hibiscus alsoSmall photo of Abelmosk (Abelmoschus moschatus). Called Annual hibiscus, Bamia Moschata, Muskdana, Musk mallow, Musk okra, Ornamental okra, Yorka okra and Tropical jewel hibiscus alsoSmall photo of Abelmosk, Ambrette seeds, Annual hibiscus, Bamia moschata, Galu gasturi, Muskdana, Musk mallow, Musk okra, Musk seeds, Ornamental okra, Rose mallow seeds, Tropical jewel hibiscus, Yorka okraSmall photo of Abelmosk, Ambrette seeds, Annual hibiscus, Bamia moschata, Galu gasturi, Muskdana, Musk mallow, Musk okra, Musk seeds, Ornamental okra, Rose mallow seeds, Tropical jewel hibiscus, Yorka okraSmall photo of Abelmosk, Ambrette seeds, Annual hibiscus, Bamia moschata, Galu gasturi, Muskdana, Musk mallow, Musk okra, Musk seeds, Ornamental okra, Rose mallow seeds, Tropical jewel hibiscus, Yorka okra.Small photo of Abelmosk, Ambrette seeds, Annual hibiscus, Bamia moschata, Galu gasturi, Muskdana, Musk mallow, Musk okra, Musk seeds, Ornamental okra, Rose mallow seeds, Tropical jewel hibiscus, Yorka okra.Small photo of Abelmosk, Ambrette seeds, Annual hibiscus, Bamia moschata, Galu gasturi, Muskdana, Musk mallow, Musk okra, Musk seeds, Ornamental okra, Rose mallow seeds, Tropical jewel hibiscus, Yorka okra More...

Scrabble value of A1B3E1L1M3O1S1K5

The value of this 8-letter word is 16 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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