Nabk
Nabk Nabk (n[a^]bk), n. [Ar. nabiqa, nibqa.] (Bot.) The edible berries of the {Zizyphys Lotus}, a tree of Northern Africa, and Southwestern Europe. [Written also {nubk}.] See {Lotus} (b), and {Sadr}. [1913 Webster]

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  • nubk — Nabk Nabk (n[a^]bk), n. [Ar. nabiqa, nibqa.] (Bot.) The edible berries of the {Zizyphys Lotus}, a tree of Northern Africa, and Southwestern Europe. [Written also {nubk}.] See {Lotus} (b), and {Sadr}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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