persulfuric acid (def 1).
another name for peroxysulphuric acid
a Mediterranean tree, Ceratonia siliqua, of the legume family, bearing long, leathery pods containing hard seeds and sweet, edible pulp. Also called St. John’s-bread, algarroba, locust bean. the pod of this tree, the source of various foodstuffs, including a substitute for chocolate, as well as substances having several industrial uses, and sometimes used as food […]
(in the 17th century) a luxurious or stately coach or carriage. Historical Examples It will be seen from the first of these lines, that a difference is made between the coach and the caroche (carroch or carroache). Carriages & Coaches Ralph Straus Madam,” now announced Hans from the door, “the baggage is packed, and the […]
a song, especially of joy. a Christmas song or hymn. a seat in a bay window or oriel. a compartment in a cloister, similar to a carrel. a kind of circular dance. to sing Christmas songs or hymns, especially in a group performing in a public place or going from house to house. to sing, […]
a town in SE Florida, near Miami.