pepper root

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n pepper root North American herb with pungent scaly or toothed roots
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Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
    • Pepper root (Bot) See Coralwort.
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Usage

In literature:

For diarrhea red pepper and decoctions of blackberry root and of pine leave were given.
"Andersonville, complete" by John McElroy
For diarrhea red pepper and decoctions of blackberry root and of pine leave were given.
"Andersonville, Volume 4" by John McElroy
Take of black pepper and elecampane root, each one ounce; fennel seeds, three ounces; honey and sugar, of each two ounces.
"Enquire Within Upon Everything" by Anonymous
The chiefs constantly begin their meal with a dose of the extract of pepper-root, brewed after the usual manner.
"A General History and Collection of Voyages and Travels, Volume 17" by Robert Kerr
Upon one tablespoonful of grated horseradish, an ounce of bruised ginger root, and five long red peppers pour half a pint of boiling vinegar.
"Vaughan's Vegetable Cook Book (4th edition)" by Anonymous
The juice, when prepared as a poison, is sometimes mixed with black pepper, and the juice of galanga-root, and of ginger.
"The Castaways" by Captain Mayne Reid
The roots are sometimes thinly sliced, and, with the addition of vinegar, salt, and pepper, served as a salad.
"The Field and Garden Vegetables of America" by Fearing Burr
It is made from the roots of a shrub belonging to the pepper family.
"Wealth of the World's Waste Places and Oceania" by Jewett Castello Gilson
Season with salt and pepper, then fold in one-half tablespoon grated horseradish root.
"The Starvation Treatment of Diabetes" by Lewis Webb Hill
Ward's paste, consisting of black pepper and the powdered root of Helenium Enula.
"Zoonomia, Vol. II" by Erasmus Darwin
Pepper-root White Rich woods; Middle States.
"Harper's Young People, May 18, 1880" by Various
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In news:

With its roots in India, mulligatawny (literally translated as "pepper water") typically contains curry spice, coconut milk and stock made with chicken or meat.
A story of the sacred Mexican root beer leaf pepper plant.
With some complexity, Dr Pepper Snapple Group's A&W Root Beer Float re-creates a nostalgic experience.
In this July 12, 2012 photo, chef Dan Jacobs holds a plate of shishito peppers at Roots Restaurant and Cellar in Milwaukee.
Amos introduces us in Fijian , presenting our bundle of yanqona roots, a gift and distant relative to the pepper plant.
Chef Dan Jacobs holds a plate of shishito peppers at Roots Restaurant and Cellar in Milwaukee.
Back in May, the third annual California Roots Music & Arts Festival brought nearly 20,000 people to the Fairgrounds for a two-day event headlined by Pepper and SOJA.
Yaki Soba, adapted from The Wagamama Cookbook For the noodles 1 package soba noodles 1 bell pepper, red, orange, or yellow 1/2 large yellow onion Snap peas Bean sprouts Ginger root, peeled and grated Sesame seeds Vegetable oil.
The Roots, A Tribe Called Quest, Rusko, Zeds Dead, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Primus.
1 boneless beef rump roast (about 4 pounds) 2 cups barbecue sauce 1 cup root beer Dash of salt and pepper to taste 16 sandwich buns.
In addition to the leeks, pepper root, and watercress, he might be interested in adding thyme , which grows in the northern tier of the Catskills.
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