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Definition of the noun algarroba

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noun - plural: algarrobas

  1. long pod containing small beans and sweetish edible pulp; used as animal feed and source of a chocolate substitute
  2. evergreen Mediterranean tree with edible pods; the biblical carob
  3. mesquite pod used in tanning and dyeing
  4. mesquite of Gulf Coast and Caribbean Islands from Mexico to Venezuela

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Google previewDelphi Complete Works of Edward Bulwer-Lytton (Illustrated) (2014)

by Edward Bulwer-Lytton

The monk's advice is like the algarroba; — [The algarroba is a sort of leguminous plant common in Spain] — when it is laid up to dry it may be reasonably wholesome, but it is harsh and bitter enough when taken fresh.” At this moment one of ...

Google previewLeila, Or the Siege of Granada ; and Calderon, the Courtier (1838)

' The algarroba is a sort of leguminous plant, ...

Google previewNovels: Leila; Calderon (1865)

* The algarroba is a sort of leguminous plant, common in Spain. * Such, says Sale, is the poetical phrase of the. 6 * E LEILA.

Google previewLeila, Or, The Siege of Granada... (1838)

by Edward Bulwer Lytton Baron Lytton

" * The algarroba is a sort of leguminous plant, common in Spain. At this moment, one of the subaltern officers rode up 74 THE AMBUSH.

Google previewLeila or, the Siege of Granada, Complete (2012)

by Edward Bulwer Lytton, Baron Lytton

The monk's advice is like the algarroba;—[The algarroba is a sort of leguminous plant common in Spain]—when it is laid up to dry it may be reasonably wholesome, but it is harsh and bitter enough when taken fresh." At this moment one of the ...

Google previewThe life and exploits of the ingenious gentleman don Quixote de la Mancha. Tr. by C. Jarvis, revised. To which is prefixed a life of the author (1809)

by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra, Quixote de la Mancha (don, fict.name.)

" Algarroba is a sort of leguminous plant, with flat seeds in it. When either green or ...

Google previewThe Complete Works of E. L. Bulwer (1839)

by Edward Bulwer Lytton Baron Lytton

” * - * The algarroba is a sort of leguminous plant, common THE AMBUSH. 57.

Google previewLeila; or, The siege of Granada, by the author of 'Eugene Aram'. (1838)

by Edward George E.L. Bulwer- Lytton (1st baron.)

algarroba ;* when it is laid up to dry it may be reasonably wholesome, but it is harsh and bitter enough when taken fresh." At this moment, one of the subaltern officers rode up. * The algarroba is a sort of leguminous plant, common in Spain.

Google previewThe Life and Exploits of the Ingenious Gentleman Don Quixote de la Mancha (1852)

by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra

' Algarroba is a sort of leguminous. SON (UTIXOTE. 25.)...

Google previewThe Philadelphia Visitor (1837)

which startled back the dark blood from * *The algarroba is a sort of leguminious plant, common in 346 The ...

Google previewMansfeld's Encyclopedia of Agricultural and Horticultural Crops (2001)

(Except Ornamentals) by Peter Hanelt, Institute of Plant Genetics and Crop Plant Research

algarroba; It. veccia raggiante, veccia ventaglina; Fr. arousse d'Auvergne, lentille de Sologne; Port, farroba, parda; G. Algarroba-Linse, Wicklinse; Turk. tek9i9keli fig. Mediterranean area from the Canaries ...

Google previewNew Comprehensive A-Z Crossword Dictionary (1996)

by Edy G. Schaffer

SEAWEED, NOSTOC, CONFERVA, ANABAENA, SPYROGYRA filament TRKHOMA algae genus ALARIA like ALGOTD algarroba TREE, CAROB, CALDEN, LOCUST, (HONEY)MESQUITE Algebar ORION Algeria, Roman name POMARIA ...

Google previewDictionary of Trees, Volume 2: South America (2013)

Nomenclature, Taxonomy and Ecology by M.M. Grandtner, Julien Chevrette

alpataco mesquite prosopis alpataco algarroba (Bolivia ); ...

Google previewThe Cervantes Encyclopedia: A-K (2004)

by Howard Mancing

Bachiller Pesuna, the notary Pedro Estor- nudo, and the two aldermen Panduro and Alonso Algarroba discuss the four candidates — Juan Berrocal, Francisco de Humillos, Miguel Jarrete, and Pedro de la Rana — for the position of magistrate ...

Google previewThe Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia: The Century dictionary ... prepared under the superintendence of William Dwight Whitney (1903)

Algarroba bean.

Google previewEncyclopedia of Kitchen History (2004)

by Mary Ellen Snodgrass

Peruvian gatherers prized guava, avocado, caigua, pineapple,wild plums, juicy pepino,globular papayaor pawpaw, sweet algarroba pods, pacae seeds, and a pome fruit know as lucuma. Navaho cooks prepared cactus fruit by boiling, drying , ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of California (1999)

by Nancy Capace, Somerset Publishers, Incorporated

but is no longer used by Mexicans, who call the tree algarroba. MIDDLEALKALI LAKE, Lake; in a small rift called Surprise Valley between the Warner Range and the Hay Canyon Range in Nevada.

Google previewDictionary of Beer and Brewing (2014)

by Dan Rabin, Carl Forget

algarroba beer. (al-ga-r~o'-buh beeyr) A type of beer brewed in both Central and South America from the sweet ripe beans of the carob, mesquite, or other leguminous trees, ...

Google previewSaunders Comprehensive Veterinary Dictionary (2011)

by Virginia P. Studdert, Clive C. Gay, Douglas C. Blood

algarroba, andkiawe; can cause chronic liver damage in cattle, sheep and goats. prosoplasia ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Beer (2014)

The Beer Lover's Bible - A Complete Reference To Beer Styles, Brewing Methods, Ingredients, Festivals, Traditions, And More) by Christine P. Rhodes

ALGARROBA BEER A Latin American ...

Google previewCelebrating Latino Folklore: An Encyclopedia of Cultural Traditions [3 volumes] (2012)

An Encyclopedia of Cultural Traditions by Maria Herrera-Sobek

English Name Spanish Name Botanical Name Used to Treat 106 Carob Tree Algarroba Ceratonia siligua Infantile diarrhea, obesity, gastritis 107 Castor Bean Plant Higuerilla Ricinus communis Constipation, cold, fever, bruises 108 Cat Claw ...

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Algarroba (ceratonia siligua)

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The value of this 9-letter word is 12 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

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