salted fillet and roe of herring, pickled in vinegar, white wine, and spices, served cold, often as an hors d’oeuvre.
marinaded herring, served cold
bismarck, otto von Bismarck, Otto von [(biz-mahrk)]
of, relating to, or resembling Otto von Bismarck, especially in respect to his aggressiveness in politics and diplomacy. Historical Examples Mr. Punch’s History of Modern England Vol. III of IV Charles L. Graves Blood and Iron John Hubert Greusel The Empress Frederick; a memoir Anonymous Aircraft and Submarines Willis J. Abbot. German Problems and Personalities […]
in the name of Allah. Historical Examples Letters from the Cape Lady Duff Gordon Vathek William Beckford Three Ghost Stories Charles Dickens The Arab’s Pledge Edward L. Mitford The History of Pendennis William Makepeace Thackeray Oriental Women Edward Bagby Pollard Travels in Arabia Bayard Taylor Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 14, Slice 3 Various In […]
a brittle, grayish-white, red-tinged, metallic element used in the manufacture of fusible alloys and in medicine. Symbol: Bi; atomic weight: 208.980; atomic number: 83. noun a brittle pinkish-white crystalline metallic element having low thermal and electrical conductivity, which expands on cooling. It is widely used in alloys, esp low-melting alloys in fire safety devices; its […]