tartar, or lees of wine. N. and S.

A glossary of provincial and local words used in England. . 1790.


Look at other dictionaries:

  • Argol — may mean one of the following:* potassium tartrate * the arghul, a woodwind musical instrument from the Middle East * Argol, Finistère, a commune on the Crozon peninsula in département of Finistère, Bretagne, France. * a locality in ancient… …   Wikipedia

  • Argol — (Argol) …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Argol — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Argol …   Wikipedia Español

  • argol — argól s. n. Trimis de siveco, 10.08.2004. Sursa: Dicţionar ortografic  ARGÓL s.n. (chim.) Depozit de cristale roşietice cafenii, compus în special din tartrat acid de potasiu, care se formează pe pereţii vaselor în care fermentează mustul. [cf.… …   Dicționar Român

  • argol — ● argol nom masculin (mot mongol) Excréments desséchés des yacks, chameaux, etc., que certains peuples d Asie centrale emploient comme combustible. ⇒ARGOL, subst. masc. Excréments desséchés d animaux domestiques (chevaux, moutons, chameaux, etc.) …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Argol — Ar gol, n. [Cf. {Argal}, {Orgal}. Of unknown origin.] Crude tartar; an acidulous salt from which cream of tartar is prepared. It exists in the juice of grapes, and is deposited from wines on the sides of the casks. Ure. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • argol — [är′gəl] n. [ME argoile < Anglo Fr argoil] tartar in its crude form as deposited in wine casks …   English World dictionary

  • Argol — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Argol, commune française du Finistère, en Bretagne. L argol (ou arghoul), instrument de musique égyptien. Argol, personnage de la série de bande dessinée… …   Wikipédia en Français

  • argol — Tartar Tar tar, n. [F. tartre (cf. Pr. tartari, Sp., Pg., & It. tartaro, LL. tartarum, LGr. ?); perhaps of Arabic origin.] 1. (Chem.) A reddish crust or sediment in wine casks, consisting essentially of crude cream of tartar, and used in marking… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • argol — kalio hidrotartratas statusas T sritis chemija formulė HOOC(CHOH)₂COOK atitikmenys: angl. argol; tartar rus. винный камень ryšiai: sinonimas – kalio vandenilio tartratas sinonimas – vyno akmuo …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • argol — noun Etymology: Middle English argoile, from Anglo French argoil Date: 14th century crude tartar deposited in wine casks during aging …   New Collegiate Dictionary

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.