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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 previewLeila, Or, The Siege of Granada (1838)

And Calderon, the Courtier by Edward Bulwer Lytton Baron Lytton

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

' The algarroba is a sort of leguminous plant, common in Spain.

Google previewDon Quixote (1809)

by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra

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

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 previewEyewitness Companions: Trees (2005)

by Carol Usher, Colin Ridsdale, John White

TYPE Deciduous OCCURRENCE Bolivia, Peru, Argentina, Chile The algarroba is an important tree in its native semi-desert habitat. It is valued for the shade, fuel, and concentrated forage it provides.

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 previewThe Life and Exploits of the Ingenious Gentleman Don Quixote de la Mancha,3 (1801)

by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra

Algarroba is a sort of leguminous plant, with flat seeds in it. When either green or ripe, it is harsh; but sweet and pleasant after being dried. They feed pigeons also with its seed. “ Giralda.” This is the name of a brass statue on a steeple in ...

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)

See algarroba. a' algaroth (al'ga-rot, -roth), n. [( F. (t %th, from the name of the inventor, Algarotti, an Italian scholar of Venice (1712–64).] A violently purgative and emetic white powder, which falls when chlorid of antimony is dropped into water ...

Google previewElsevier's Dictionary of Trees (2005)

Volume 1: North America by M.M. Grandtner

Gray e mesquite; mesquit f prosopis s algarroba (Mexico); algarrobo (Argentina , Chile, Mexico); bayahonda (Dominican Republic); cujuy (Venezuela); mesquite, mezquite (Mexico) o kiawe (Hawaii) 6233 Prosopis articulataS.Watson ...

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 previewCentury Dictionary and Cyclopedia (1906)

Including Atlas of the World and Cyclopedia of Names

See algarroba. arot, algaroth (al'ga-rot, -roth), n. [K F. (l oth, from the name of the inventor, Algarotti, an Italian scholar of Venice (1712–64).] A violently purgative and emetic white powder which falls when chlorid of antimony is pped into water.

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 Food (2009)

International Food and Cooking Terms from A to Z by Charles Sinclair

See alsoagaragar, alginic acid, carragheen, laver bread, nori alga mar An edible seaweed, Durvilleaantarctica, exported tothe USA from Chile algarroba SpainCarob Alge Germany Seaweed,algae Algerian clementine United States Fina ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Mind Enhancing Foods, Drugs and Nutritional Substances, 2d ed. (2015)

by David W. Group

AKA: Acacia species; acuja; ai'yuku; algarroba de yupa; Anadenanthera peregrine; angico; black parica; bois ecorce; bois rouge; cajoba; candelon; caobo; cehobba; curuba; dopa; ebena; hakudufha; hisioma; Inganiopa; iopo; jop; khoba; ...

Google previewThe Encyclopedia of Psychoactive Plants (2005)

Ethnopharmacology and Its Applications by Christian Rätsch

Folk Names Acuja, ai'yuku, akúa,a'ku:duwha, algarroba de yupa, angíco, angico rosa, angico vermelho, anjico, black parica,bois écorce, bois rouge, cahoba, cajoba, candelón, caobo, cehobbâ, cogiba, cogioba, cohaba, cohiba, cohoba, ...

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 , ...

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Algarroba (ceratonia siligua)

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