sprinkling

  • 141 ἁλίσπαρτον — ἁλίσπαρτος sprinkling with salt masc/fem acc sg ἁλίσπαρτος sprinkling with salt neut nom/voc/acc sg …

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  • 142 trust — A legal entity created by a grantor for the benefit of designated beneficiaries under the laws of the state and the valid trust instrument. The trustee holds a fiduciary responsibility to manage the trust s corpus assets and income for the… …

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  • 143 jimmies — [jim′ēz] pl.n. Informal particles for sprinkling on something, as in decorating it; specif., particles of chocolate for sprinkling on ice cream cones …

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  • 144 water — [wôt′ər, wät′ər] n. [ME < OE wæter, akin to Ger wasser < IE * wodōr < * wed , to wet (< base * awed , to moisten, flow) > Gr hydōr, water, L unda, a wave, Russ voda, water, Ir uisce, water] 1. the colorless, transparent liquid… …

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  • 145 saltshaker — noun a shaker with a perforated top for sprinkling salt • Syn: ↑salt shaker • Hypernyms: ↑shaker * * * ˈ ̷ ̷ˌ ̷ ̷ ̷ ̷ noun 1. : a container with a perforated top for sprinkling salt on food 2. : a pressure operated microphone that can receive …

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  • 146 sandbox — n. 1 Railways a box of sand on a locomotive for sprinkling slippery rails. 2 Golf a container for sand used in teeing. 3 a sandpit enclosed in a box. 4 hist. a device for sprinkling sand to dry ink …

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  • 147 sprinkle — v. & n. v.tr. 1 scatter (liquid, ashes, crumbs, etc.) in small drops or particles. 2 (often foll. by with) subject (the ground or an object) to sprinkling with liquid etc. 3 (of liquid etc.) fall on in this way. 4 distribute in small amounts. n.… …

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  • 148 watering cart — noun water cart with a tank and sprinkler for sprinkling roads • Hypernyms: ↑water cart * * * noun : a cart equipped to carry water (as for sprinkling roads or irrigating fields) * * * watering cart, a cart designed to carry water for watering… …

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  • 149 sparger — jə(r) noun ( s) : one that sparges : sprinkler: as a. : a vessel with a perforated cover for sprinkling clothes b. : a device with perforated arms for sprinkling the grains in a mash tun c …

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  • 150 sprin|kle — «SPRIHNG kuhl», verb, kled, kling, noun. –v.t. 1. to scatter in drops or tiny bits; strew: »He sprinkled sand on the icy sidewalk. SYNONYM(S): spatter, besprinkle. 2. to spray or cover with small drops or particles: »She sprinkled the flowers… …

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  • 151 sprin·kling — /ˈsprıŋklıŋ/ noun [singular] : a small amount that is sprinkled on something She put a sprinkling of parsley on the pasta. [=she sprinkled a small amount of parsley on the pasta] often used figuratively We received only a sprinkling of… …

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  • 152 ALTAR — (Heb. מִזְבֵּח, mizbe aḥ, derived from the root zbḥ (זבח), meaning to slaughter (as a sacrifice) ), originally the place where sacrificial slaughter was performed (e.g., the sacrifice of Isaac in Gen. 22). According to biblical law however,… …

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  • 153 ECONOMIC AFFAIRS — THE PRE MANDATE (LATE OTTOMAN) PERIOD Geography and Borders In September 1923 a new political entity was formally recognized by the international community. Palestine, or Ereẓ Israel as Jews have continued to refer to it for 2,000 years,… …

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  • 154 PARAH — (Heb. פָּרָה heifer ), name of the fourth treatise in the Mishnah and the Tosefta in the order of tohorot . This tractate is based upon the pentateuchal law of the burning of the red heifer as set forth in Numbers 19:1–22. The tractate is divided …

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  • 155 A Bonhami — Sand Sand, n. [AS. sand; akin to D. zand, G. sand, OHG. sant, Icel. sandr, Dan. & Sw. sand, Gr. ?.] 1. Fine particles of stone, esp. of siliceous stone, but not reduced to dust; comminuted stone in the form of loose grains, which are not coherent …

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  • 156 A Heeji — Sand Sand, n. [AS. sand; akin to D. zand, G. sand, OHG. sant, Icel. sandr, Dan. & Sw. sand, Gr. ?.] 1. Fine particles of stone, esp. of siliceous stone, but not reduced to dust; comminuted stone in the form of loose grains, which are not coherent …

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  • 157 AEgialophilus ruficapillus — Sand Sand, n. [AS. sand; akin to D. zand, G. sand, OHG. sant, Icel. sandr, Dan. & Sw. sand, Gr. ?.] 1. Fine particles of stone, esp. of siliceous stone, but not reduced to dust; comminuted stone in the form of loose grains, which are not coherent …

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  • 158 Affusion — Af*fu sion ([a^]f*f[=u] zh[u^]n), n. [Cf. F. affusion.] The act of pouring upon, or sprinkling with a liquid, as water upon a child in baptism. Specifically: (Med) The act of pouring water or other fluid on the whole or a part of the body, as a… …

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  • 159 African pepper — Pepper Pep per, n. [OE. peper, AS. pipor, L. piper, fr. Gr. ?, ?, akin to Skr. pippala, pippali.] 1. A well known, pungently aromatic condiment, the dried berry, either whole or powdered, of the {Piper nigrum}. [1913 Webster] Note: Common, or… …

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  • 160 Against the hair — Hair Hair (h[^a]r), n. [OE. her, heer, h[ae]r, AS. h[=ae]r; akin to OFries. h[=e]r, D. & G. haar, OHG. & Icel. h[=a]r, Dan. haar, Sw. h[*a]r; cf. Lith. kasa.] 1. The collection or mass of filaments growing from the skin of an animal, and forming… …

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