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Definition of Bog butter
Bog butterBog 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.
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
and preserving butter
, some tested lumps
of bog butter
were made of dairy products while others
were meat-based. Bog butter
is found buried
- was packed
(firkins) and buried
in peat bogs
for years. Such "bog butter
" would develop
a strong flavor
as it aged, but remain...
- 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
- A bog
body is a human cadaver
that has been naturally mummified
in a peat bog
. Such bodies, sometimes known
people, are both geographically
- Bogosphere: The Strangest Things Pulled
Out of Peat Bogs
Magazine. 21 August
2009 Bog Butter
Test. New Scientist. 20 March
2004. "Facts about
- 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
- Artificial butter flavoring
diacetyl, acetylpropionyl, or acetoin, three natural compounds
to its characteristic...
in some developing
countries, such as Guyana
and Ethiopia. Anchor Butter
and Anchor Cheese
are sold in New Zealand, but the brand
- ****ociated with the church
and much used in medicine. Bog butter
and was buried
a stable temperature during
- six months during
the dry season. Butter
and similar substances
have been preserved
as bog butter
for centuries. Meat can be preserved...
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