Maslin
Maslin Mas"lin, a. Composed of different sorts; as, maslin bread, which is made of rye mixed with a little wheat. [Written also {meslin}, {mislin}, etc.] [1913 Webster]

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  • măslin — MĂSLÍN, măslini, s.m. 1. Arbore fructifer cu frunze persistente, lanceolate, de culoare verde deschis pe partea superioară şi albă argintie pe partea inferioară, pieloase, lucioase, şi cu fructe ovoide, brune verzui, cultivat mai mult în… …   Dicționar Român

  • Maslin — Mas lin, n. [OE. missellane, misceline, miscelin, meslin, fr. miscellane. See {Miscellane}.] 1. A mixture composed of different materials; especially: (a) A mixture of metals resembling brass. (b) A mixture of different sorts of grain, as wheat… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • maslin — Miscellane Mis cel*lane, n. [See {Miscellaneous}, and cf. {Maslin}.] A mixture of two or more sorts of grain; now called {maslin} and {meslin}. Bacon. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Maslin — Recorded in several forms as shown below, this interesting and uncommon name is English, but of old French medieval origins, of which it has two possible interpretations. Firstly, it may be from the given name Masselin , which was an old French… …   Surnames reference

  • maslin — 1. noun A mixture composed of different materials; especially: (a) A mixture of metals resembling brass, (b) A mixture of different sorts of grain, as wheat and rye. , Mead eke in a maselyn. . 2. adjective Composed of different sorts; as, maslin… …   Wiktionary

  • maslin — I. ˈmazlə̇n noun ( s) Etymology: Middle English, from Old English mæslen, mæstling; akin to Middle Dutch & Middle High German messinc brass 1. obsolete …   Useful english dictionary

  • maslin — /maz lin/, n. Brit. Dial. 1. a mixture of different grains, flours, or meals, esp. rye mixed with wheat. 2. bread made from such a mixture of grains. 3. a mixture; medley. Also called mashlam. [1275 1325; ME mastlyoun < MF mesteillon, deriv. of… …   Universalium

  • Maslin — Kind of bread made from a mix of rye and wheat grain. [<OldFr. mesteillon < Lat. mistus = mixed] Cf. Bulmong; Mixtil …   Dictionary of Medieval Terms and Phrases

  • mãslín — s. m., pl. mãslíni …   Romanian orthography

  • maslin — mas·lin …   English syllables

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