a starchy, demulcent drug or foodstuff consisting of the dried tubers of certain orchids.
the dried ground starchy tubers of various orchids, used for food and formerly as drugs
noun 1. sodium bicarbonate used in cookery; baking soda. noun 1. another name for sodium bicarbonate, esp when used in baking powders
noun 1. a seaport in SW Italy: taken by U.S. forces September 1943. noun 1. a port in SW Italy, in Campania on the Gulf of Salerno: first medical school of medieval Europe. Pop: 138 188 (2001)
noun 1. Chiefly British. salesroom (def 2). noun 1. (mainly Brit) a room where objects are displayed for sale, esp by auction
noun 1. plural of sale. adjective 2. of, relating to, or engaged in sales: sales records for the month of January; a sales department. noun 1. the act of selling. 2. a quantity sold. 3. opportunity to sell; demand: slow sale. 4. a special disposal of goods, as at reduced prices. 5. transfer of property […]