Red-saunders

Definitions

  • Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • Red-saunders the sliced or rasped heart-wood of Pterocarpus santalinus, used for giving colour to alcoholic liquors &c
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
A.S. reád; Ger. roth, L. ruber, Gr. e-rythros, Gael. ruath.

Usage

In literature:

The letter, Overland Red, Silent Saunders, were forgotten.
"Overland Red" by Henry Herbert Knibbs
Then Saunders spoke, running both hands through his unruly shock of fiery red hair.
"Masters of Space" by Edward Elmer Smith
Peppermint is colored with Tincture Turmeric, Cinnamon with Tincture Red Saunders, Wintergreen with Tincture Kino.
"One Thousand Secrets of Wise and Rich Men Revealed" by C. A. Bogardus
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In news:

Photo courtesy of SVSU Athletics Saginaw Valley State University pitcher Mike Saunders, a 21-year-old Mt Morris native, was drafted by the Cincinnati Reds this week.
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In science:

Galaxy LLF’s at 12 µm from Xu et al. (1998, red open squares) compared with the IRAS 60 µm LLF by Saunders et al. (1990, small filled squares).
High-Redshift Galaxies: The Far-Infrared and Sub-Millimeter View
For comparison, also plotted is a redshift histogram for PSCz galaxies (Saunders et al. 2000) (red).
The Dipole Anisotropy of the 2 Micron All-Sky Redshift Survey
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