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Definition of Bog butter

Bog butter
Bog Bog, n. [Ir. & Gael. bog soft, tender, moist: cf. Ir. bogach bog, moor, marsh, Gael. bogan quagmire.] 1. A quagmire filled with decayed moss and other vegetable matter; wet spongy ground where a heavy body is apt to sink; a marsh; a morass. Appalled with thoughts of bog, or caverned pit, Of treacherous earth, subsiding where they tread. --R. Jago. 2. A little elevated spot or clump of earth, roots, and grass, in a marsh or swamp. [Local, U. S.] Bog bean. See Buck bean. Bog bumper (bump, to make a loud noise), Bog blitter, Bog bluiter, Bog jumper, the bittern. [Prov.] Bog butter, a hydrocarbon of butterlike consistence found in the peat bogs of Ireland. Bog earth (Min.), a soil composed for the most part of silex and partially decomposed vegetable fiber. --P. Cyc. Bog moss. (Bot.) Same as Sphagnum. Bog myrtle (Bot.), the sweet gale. Bog ore. (Min.) (a) An ore of iron found in boggy or swampy land; a variety of brown iron ore, or limonite. (b) Bog manganese, the hydrated peroxide of manganese. Bog rush (Bot.), any rush growing in bogs; saw grass. Bog spavin. See under Spavin.

Meaning of Bog butter from wikipedia

- making and preserving butter, some tested lumps of bog butter were made of dairy products while others were meat-based. Bog butter is found buried inside...
- various types of raised bog may be divided into: Coastal bog Plateau bog Upland bog Kermi bog String bog Palsa bog Polygonal bog In cool climates with consistently...
- was packed into barrels (firkins) and buried in peat bogs, perhaps for years. Such "bog butter" would develop a strong flavor as it aged, but remain...
- A bog body is a human cadaver that has been naturally mummified in a peat bog. Such bodies, sometimes known as bog people, are both geographically and...
- Artificial butter flavoring may contain diacetyl, acetylpropionyl, or acetoin, three natural compounds in butter that contribute to its characteristic...
- Butter chicken or Makhan murg (Hindi: मुर्ग़ मक्खनी) (pronounced [mʊrg ˈmək.kʰə.niː]) is a dish, originating in Indian subcontinent, of chicken in a mildly...
- Bogosphere: The Strangest Things Pulled Out of Peat Bogs. Wired Magazine. 21 Aug. 2009 Bog Butter Test. New Scientist. 20 March 2004. "Facts about Peat...
- and ages butter in peat bogs, being known as bog butter. The practice is effectively ended by the 19th century. 12th century: Oldest butter export of...
- ****ociated with the church and much used in medicine. Bog butter was allowed to ferment and was buried in bogs to provide a stable temperature during the aging...
- paraphernalia, including a container of thousand year old medieval bog butter. "Cork Butter Museum". Ask About Ireland. Retrieved 4 June 2015. "Shandon Craft...
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