Eleme figs
Eleme figs El"e*me figs`, or Elemi figs El"e*mi figs` ([e^]l"[-e]*m[i^]). [Turk. eleme anything which has been sifted and freed from dust or broken parts.] A kind of figs of superior quality. [Webster 1913 Suppl.]

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  • Elemi figs — Eleme figs El e*me figs , or Elemi figs El e*mi figs ([e^]l [ e]*m[i^]). [Turk. eleme anything which has been sifted and freed from dust or broken parts.] A kind of figs of superior quality. [Webster 1913 Suppl.] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • elemi figs — variant of eleme figs …   Useful english dictionary

  • List of English words of Turkic origin — This is a list of words that have entered into the English language from the Turkic languages. Many of them came via traders and soldiers from and in the Ottoman Empire. There are some Turkic words as well, most of them entered English via the… …   Wikipedia

  • el|e|me — «EHL uh mee», noun. a variety of dried Smyrna figs from Turkey. ╂[< Turkish eleme selected] …   Useful english dictionary

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