a pill or lozenge for sweetening the breath.
Cooley’s Cyclopdia of Practical Receipts and Collateral Information in the Arts, Manufactures, Professions, and Trades…, Sixth Edition, Volume I Arnold Cooley
Journal of an Expedition into the Interior of Tropical Australia Thomas Mitchell
a lozenge eaten to sweeten the breath
another name for catechu
an Andalusian dance resembling the bolero. the music for this dance. Historical Examples The Secrets of a Savoyard Henry A. Lytton As I Remember Marian Gouverneur Excursions in the mountains of Ronda and Granada, with characteristic sketches of the inhabitants of southern Spain, vol. 1/2 Charles Rochfort Scott noun a graceful Spanish solo dance in […]
a heavy mist or drizzle that occurs in the Congo basin area, often accompanied by onshore winds.
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