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noun as in tuber

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Tacca starch or Otaheite187 salep; from the tubers of tacca oceanica.

Called also salep, and salop; it was a greasy-looking beverage, sold much on stalls in the early morning.

Salep, sal′ep, n. the dried tubers of Orchis mascula: the food prepared from it.

Red Port wine was now given more freely in his medicated water; and his nourishment consisted of sago and salep.

If too much salep is added, it gives its peculiar flavour to the bread.


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On this page you'll find 9 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to salep, such as: beet, bulb, potato, root, taro, and turnip.

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