Margosa oil is obtained from the seeds of Melia azedarach, a tree which is found in most parts of India and Burma.
The Handbook of Soap Manufacture W. H. Simmons
China Tree (Melia azedarach) belongs to the same family as mahogany but is of a different genus.
American Forest Trees Henry H. Gibson
the astringent bark of the chinaberry tree, formerly used as an emetic and cathartic
another name for chinaberry (sense 1)
Massimo Taparelli [mahs-see-maw tah-pah-rel-lee] /ˈmɑs siˌmɔ ˌtɑ pɑˈrɛl li/ (Show IPA), Marchese d’, 1798–1866, Italian statesman and author. Historical Examples Azeglio spoke bitterly of English policy, stigmatised it as belonging to a past age, the rags of old traditions. The Letters of Elizabeth Barrett Browning, Volume II Elizabeth Barrett Browning By the by, why does […]
azekah dug over, a town in the Shephelah or low hills of Judah (Josh. 15:35), where the five confederated Amoritish kings were defeated by Joshua and their army destroyed by a hailstrom (10:10, 11). It was one of the places re-occupied by the Jews on their return from the Captivity (Neh. 11:30). Historical Examples Socoh […]
azel noble, a descendant of king Saul (1 Chr. 8:37; 9:43, 44). Contemporary Examples “We trust Mustafa Abdel Jalil,” said azel din el Sharif and Taofik ben Jomiah, two Libyan activists and organizers. Libya’s New Rebel Leader Igor Kossov August 28, 2011 Historical Examples We now have to discover the animal which was signified by […]
any liquid mixture having constant minimum and maximum boiling points and distilling off without decomposition and in a fixed ratio, as isopropyl alcohol and water. noun a mixture of liquids that boils at a constant temperature, at a given pressure, without change of composition azeotrope a·ze·o·trope (ə-zē’ə-trōp’, ā’zē-) n. A liquid mixture of two or […]