a large beer mug with a capacity of one liter (1.1 quarts) and often having a hinged lid.
- Seidlitz powder
/ˈsɛdlɪts/ noun 1. a laxative consisting of two powders, tartaric acid and a mixture of sodium bicarbonate and Rochelle salt (sodium potassium tartrate) Also called Rochelle powder Seidlitz powder Seid·litz powder or Seid·litz powders (sěd’lĭts) n. A mixture of tartaric acid, sodium bicarbonate, and potassium sodium tartrate, used as a mild cathartic by dissolving in […]
[sed-lits] /ˈsɛd lɪts/ noun, (used with a plural verb) 1. a mild laxative consisting of tartaric acid, sodium bicarbonate, and Rochelle salt, which are dissolved separately, mixed, and drunk after effervescence.
noun 1. a long narrow sand dune parallel to the prevailing wind direction.
- Seif dune
noun 1. (in deserts, esp the Sahara) a long ridge of blown sand, often several miles long seif dune (sāf, sīf) A sharp-crested longitudinal sand dune or chain of sand dunes common to the Sahara and ranging up to 300 m (984 ft) in height and 300 km (186 mi) in length.