Saloop bush
Saloop Sa*loop" (s[.a]*l[=oo]p"), n. An aromatic drink prepared from sassafras bark and other ingredients, at one time much used in London. --J. Smith (Dict. Econ. Plants). [1913 Webster]

{Saloop bush} (Bot.), an Australian shrub ({Rhagodia hastata}) of the Goosefoot family, used for fodder. [1913 Webster]


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  • Saloop — Sa*loop (s[.a]*l[=oo]p ), n. An aromatic drink prepared from sassafras bark and other ingredients, at one time much used in London. J. Smith (Dict. Econ. Plants). [1913 Webster] {Saloop bush} (Bot.), an Australian shrub ({Rhagodia hastata}) of… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Rhagodia hastata — Saloop Sa*loop (s[.a]*l[=oo]p ), n. An aromatic drink prepared from sassafras bark and other ingredients, at one time much used in London. J. Smith (Dict. Econ. Plants). [1913 Webster] {Saloop bush} (Bot.), an Australian shrub ({Rhagodia… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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