an oily organic acid, C 8 H 16 O 2 , with an unpleasant odor found as a glyceride in goat and other animal fats, and used in perfumes and dyes.
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a colorless, crystalline, bitter compound, C 18 H 27 NO 3 , present in capsicum. Contemporary Examples Hot-Sauce Addicts Abby Schneiderman July 27, 2009 Historical Examples Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 5, Slice 5 Various Cooley’s Cyclopdia of Practical Receipts and Collateral Information in the Arts, Manufactures, Professions, and Trades…, Sixth Edition, Volume I Arnold […]
of or designating an Epipaleolithic culture of northwestern Africa, characterized by the use of geometric microlithic tools. noun a late Palaeolithic culture, dating from about 12 000 bc, found mainly around the salt lakes of Tunisia. The culture is characterized by the presence of microliths, backed blades, and engraved limestone slabs adjective of or relating […]
any plant of the genus Capsicum, of the nightshade family, as C. annuum, the common pepper of the garden, occurring in many varieties. the fruit of such a plant or some preparation of it, used as a condiment and intestinal stimulant. Historical Examples Blackwood’s Edinburgh Magazine, Volume 66, No. 410, December 1849 Various Blackwood’s Edinburgh […]