To cheapen this, peanut oil (arachis oil) may entirely replace the olive oil, or about 20 per cent.
Soap-Making Manual E. G. Thomssen
The “cold-drawn” arachis oil (pea-nut or earth-nut oil) has a pleasant flavour, resembling that of kidney beans.
The Chemistry of Food and Nutrition A. W. Duncan
a Lydian woman who challenged Athena to a weaving contest and was changed into a spider for her presumption. Historical Examples The model so long sought in vain he had found in Ledscha, who in so many respects resembled Arachne. Arachne, Complete Georg Ebers Arachne, humiliated by the blow, and unable to avenge it, hanged […]
any wingless, carnivorous arthropod of the class Arachnida, including spiders, scorpions, mites, ticks, and daddy-longlegs, having a body divided into two parts, the cephalothorax and the abdomen, and having eight appendages and no antennae. Compare . belonging or pertaining to the arachnids. Contemporary Examples The scorpion, a Heterometrus spinifer, is completely edible, despite the arachnid […]
arachnida Arachnida A·rach·ni·da (ə-rāk’nĭ-də) n. A class of arthropods that includes spiders, scorpions, mites, and ticks. Historical Examples Contributions to the knowledge of the life history of arachnida. The Biotic Associations of Cockroaches Louis M. Roth On the contrary, this particular point is one in which they agree with the higher arachnida. Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th […]
arachnidism arachnidism a·rach·nid·ism (ə-rāk’nĭ-dĭz’əm) n. Systemic poisoning following the bite of a spider.