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Definition of Venetian sumac

Venetian sumac
Venetian Ve*ne"tian, a. [Cf. It. Veneziano, L. Venetianus.] Of or pertaining to Venice in Italy. Venetian blind, a blind for windows, doors, etc., made of thin slats, either fixed at a certain angle in the shutter, or movable, and in the latter case so disposed as to overlap each other when close, and to show a series of open spaces for the admission of air and light when in other positions. Venetian carpet, an inexpensive carpet, used for passages and stairs, having a woolen warp which conceals the weft; the pattern is therefore commonly made up of simple stripes. Venetian chalk, a white compact or steatite, used for marking on cloth, etc. Venetian door (Arch.), a door having long, narrow windows or panes of glass on the sides. Venetian glass, a kind of glass made by the Venetians, for decorative purposes, by the combination of pieces of glass of different colors fused together and wrought into various ornamental patterns. Venetian red, a brownish red color, prepared from sulphate of iron; -- called also scarlet ocher. Venetian soap. See Castile soap, under Soap. Venetian sumac (Bot.), a South European tree (Rhus Cotinus) which yields the yellow dyewood called fustet; -- also called smoke tree. Venetian window (Arch.), a window consisting of a main window with an arched head, having on each side a long and narrow window with a square head.

Meaning of Venetian sumac from wikipedia

- shoe, or Venetian loafer, a plain mid-heel slipper Venetian soap, made with olive oil Venetian sumac or smoke tree (Cotinus abovatus) Venetian swell, a...
- history. [21] sumac سمّاق summāq, sumac species of shrub or its fruit (Rhus coriaria). Anciently and medievally, different components of the sumac were used...
- Nights). Nutmeg was traded by Arabs during the Middle Ages and sold to the Venetians for high prices, but the traders did not divulge the exact location of...
- Arab traders eventually took over conveying goods via the Levant and Venetian merchants to Europe until the rise of the Ottoman Turks cut the route again...
- Rhapta), where local traders then carried it north to Alexandria in Egypt. Venetian traders from Italy held a monopoly on the ****e trade in Europe, distributing...
- Chinese lacquer tree, or Toxicodendron vernicifluum, a relative of the sumac tree, which grew in regions of China, Korea and ****an. The sap or resin...
- Winter Morning (Lawren S. Harris) Guardian of the Gorge (Franz Johnston) Sumacs (JEH MacDonald) Saint-Tite-des-Caps (AY Jackson) Fielder Hitter Pitcher...
- 1584, Elizabeth granted him a monopoly on the importation of aniseed and sumac to England for ten years; this was renewed in January 1593. In 1588 he was...
- Like to Hear Yma Sumac Sing in Concert". Time. Retrieved 16 February 2018. Cobo, Leila (3 November 2008). "Peruvian Soprano Yma Sumac Dies". Billboard...
- medicaments to peak, and Europe imported large quantities of threads via Venetian and Genoan ships from southern and Mediterranean lands such as Rhodes....
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