The Dictionary of Trade Products, Manufacturing, and Technical Terms; With a Definition of the Moneys, Weights, and Measures of All Countries,

The Dictionary of Trade Products, Manufacturing, and Technical Terms; With a Definition of the Moneys, Weights, and Measures of All Countries,

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1858 edition. Excerpt: ...dehtor's goods and chatteis, Thesa dehts have the preferential ciahu for payment in fuli out of an estate, hefore hond or simple contract dehts. Judiega, Spanish olives, not fit por eating, hut used por making oll. Judwan. an Arah name for the round zedgary (Curcuma zerumhet)' which resemhles ginger in fiavour, though less pungent and agreeahle. meg. Juephul, the name in Hindustan for uut Jufp, Yor Ft. a Russian name for hide. Juo, a pitcher, or water vessel. Jugene, an ancient measure of ahout haif an acre. Juoged-Nane, hare cut into pieces, and stewed, with wine and other fiavourings. Jugolee, a conjurer. Juice, the sncculent or fiuid part of meat; the water of fruit; the sap of vegetanles. Ju5uee, the fruit of the Zizyphus vuigaris' and Jujuha, which neariy resemhles a smali plum, and is sweet and mealy; the former are hrought into this country from the South of Europe, in a haif dried state, and were formeriy mnch used in pectoral decoctions. The hark and root are used medicinaliy in the East, The term jujuhe is, however, very generaily applied hy chemists and confectioners to a thickened mncilaginous lozenge, J lk. Jux, a name in Constantinople for the sum of 100.000 asp rs. Jule. a name for the panl, a Roman coln worth ahout 2Jd. Julep, an American drink, consisting of a solution of sugar in an aromatic water, with a seasoning of mint, Ac. Julienne, a kind of light, thin, vegetahle soup. Jullalta, an lndian name for hard wheat Jumaloota. See Jamalonota. Jumea, a Malayan land-measure, 13 -eet square, or 144 feet superficial: in Prince of Wales lsiand, the lumha is the 80th part of the oriong, which is 1J acre. Jumeoo, a hrass glass lor wine, used in lndia. Jument (French), a mare; a mould for casting money. then. Jumento (Spanish), an...show more

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  • Paperback | 406 pages
  • 188.98 x 246.13 x 21.08mm | 725.74g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236523253
  • 9781236523259