Blackstrap
Blackstrap Black"strap` (-str[a^]p), n. 1. A mixture of spirituous liquor (usually rum) and molasses. [1913 Webster]

No blackstrap to-night; switchel, or ginger pop. --Judd. [1913 Webster]

2. Bad port wine; any common wine of the Mediterranean; -- so called by sailors. [1913 Webster]


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  • Blackstrap — est une circonscription électorale fédérale canadienne dans la province de la Saskatchewan. Elle comprend la portion sud est de la ville de Saskatoon ainsi qu une région rurale au sud est de la ville. Sa population est de 73 725 dont 58 882… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • blackstrap — ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ noun Etymology: black (I) + strap 1. : a common red wine of the Mediterranean 2. : a drink consisting of a mixture of rum and molasses 3. or blackstrap molasses …   Useful english dictionary

  • blackstrap — black·strap (blăkʹstrăp ) n. A dark, very thick molasses, especially a residual product of sugar refining that is used in the manufacture of industrial alcohol and as an ingredient in cattle feed.   [From its color and texture.] * * * …   Universalium

  • blackstrap — noun The dark, viscous molasses remaining after maximum extraction of sugar from raw sugar cane, used in manufacturing and cattle feed …   Wiktionary

  • blackstrap — n. dark strong molasses; cheap rum or port wine …   English contemporary dictionary

  • blackstrap — /ˈblækstræp/ (say blakstrap) noun a form of molasses, being the end product of the refining process from which no further sugar can be crystallised …   Australian English dictionary

  • Blackstrap (circonscription fédérale) — Blackstrap Blackstrap est une circonscription électorale fédérale canadienne dans la province de la Saskatchewan. Elle comprend la portion sud est de la ville de Saskatoon ainsi qu une région rurale au sud est de la ville. Sa population est de 73 …   Wikipédia en Français

  • blackstrap molasses — ☆ blackstrap molasses [blak′strap΄] n. dark, thick molasses with most of the sugar removed …   English World dictionary

  • Blackstrap Ski Hill — For other uses, see Blackstrap (disambiguation). Mount Blackstrap in 2007 Blackstrap Ski Hill, (also known as Mount Blackstrap ) is a man made skiing and snowboarding hill located 30 minutes south of Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Canada east of… …   Wikipedia

  • Blackstrap Provincial Park — Infobox protected area | name = BlackStrap Provincial Park iucn category = caption = base width = locator x = locator y = location = flag|Saskatchewan nearest city =Saskatoon lat degrees = 51° | lat minutes = 45 lat seconds = 20 lat direction = N …   Wikipedia

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