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Definition of Clove nutmeg
Clove nutmegNutmeg Nut"meg, n. [OE. notemuge; note nut + OF. muge musk, of
the same origin as E. musk; cf. OF. noix muguette nutmeg, F.
noix muscade. See Nut, and Musk.] (Bot.)
The kernel of the fruit of the nutmeg tree (Myristica
fragrans), a native of the Molucca Islands, but cultivated
elsewhere in the tropics.
Note: This fruit is a nearly spherical drupe, of the size of
a pear, of a yellowish color without and almost white
within. This opens into two nearly equal longitudinal
valves, inclosing the nut surrounded by its aril, which
is mace The nutmeg is an aromatic, very grateful to the
taste and smell, and much used in cookery. Other
species of Myristica yield nutmegs of inferior
American, Calabash, or Jamaica, nutmeg, the fruit of
a tropical shrub (Monodora Myristica). It is about the
size of an orange, and contains many aromatic seeds
imbedded in pulp.
Brazilian nutmeg, the fruit of a lauraceous tree,
California nutmeg, tree of the Yew family (Torreya
Californica), growing in the Western United States, and
having a seed which resembles a nutmeg in appearance, but
is strongly impregnated with turpentine.
Clove nutmeg, the Ravensara aromatica, a laura ceous tree
of Madagascar. The foliage is used as a spice, but the
seed is acrid and caustic.
Jamaica nutmeg. See American nutmeg (above).
Nutmeg bird (Zo["o]l.), an Indian finch (Munia
Nutmeg butter, a solid oil extracted from the nutmeg by
Nutmeg flower (Bot.), a ranunculaceous herb (Nigella
sativa) with small black aromatic seeds, which are used
medicinally and for excluding moths from furs and
Nutmeg liver (Med.), a name applied to the liver, when, as
the result of heart or lung disease, it undergoes
congestion and pigmentation about the central veins of its
lobules, giving it an appearance resembling that of a
Nutmeg melon (Bot.), a small variety of muskmelon of a rich
Nutmeg pigeon (Zo["o]l.), any one of several species of
pigeons of the genus Myristicivora, native of the East
Indies and Australia. The color is usually white, or
cream-white, with black on the wings and tail.
Nutmeg wood (Bot.), the wood of the Palmyra palm.
Peruvian nutmeg, the aromatic seed of a South American tree
Plume nutmeg (Bot.), a spicy tree of Australia
Meaning of Clove nutmeg from wikipedia
is the seed or ground
****e of several species
of the genus
Myristica. Myristica fragrans
or true nutmeg
) is a dark-leaved evergreen...
- gain a monopoly
as they had in nutmeg
. However, "unlike nutmeg
and mace, which
to the minute
Bandas, clove trees
grew all over...
- Ravensara aromatica
(sometimes called clove nutmeg
) is a member
of the laurel
family, Lauraceae, and originates
in Madagascar. The name ravensara
- powder, nutmeg
seasonings, used when cooking chicken
or turkey Pumpkin
pie ****e, a North American blend
of cinnamon, clove
, ginger, nutmeg
, cinnamon, basil
and bay leaf. It is present
of 80–90% in clove
bud oil and at 82–88% in clove
- Commonwealth mixed
****e. It is generally
, ginger, cloves
, and sometimes
all****e. It can also be used as a seasoning
oil is a volatile essential
oil from nutmeg
(Myristica fragrans). The oil is colorless
or light yellow
. It contains...
- flour, rye flour, salt baking
powder, cinnamon, all****e, clove
walnuts, almonds, or pecans. Pears
as clove nutmeg
or Madagascar nutmeg
tree sometimes known
as plume nutmeg
or New Holland nutmeg Carya
and white peppercorns Cloves Cinnamon
or c****ia bark Mace (outer covering
and green cardamom
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