palo santo


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Noun1.palo santo - South American tree of dry interior regions of Argentina and Paraguay having resinous heartwood used for incense
Bulnesia, genus Bulnesia - palo santo
guaiac wood, guaiacum wood - heartwood of a palo santo; yields an aromatic oil used in perfumes
angiospermous tree, flowering tree - any tree having seeds and ovules contained in the ovary
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Fragrance connoisseurs will immediately recognize the supreme quality of bergamot, petitgrain and nutmeg, followed by the Palo Santo wood from south America, Haitian vetiver, and its grey musk, a strikingly cocktail of musk that is long lasting and strikingly masculine.
Desde el 2007 la empresa brasilena Natura Cosmeticos en alianza con la Fundacion Naturaleza y Cultura Internacional (NCI), la Escuela de Ingenieria Quimica y la Planta de Aceites Esenciales de la Universidad Tecnica Particular de Loja (UTPL) y las comunidades campesinas de Malvas, Chaquiro, Paletillas de Malvas y Totumos del canton Zapotillo de la provincia de Loja en Ecuador, desarrollaron el "Programa de aprovechamiento sustentable del Palo Santo (Bursera graveolens)", obteniendo como producto aceites esenciales, que sirve de materia prima en la elaboracion de cosmeticos que la empresa Natura comercializa en varios paises del Mundo.
A source said: "Kaley brought in a spiritual guru to burn sage and Peruvian palo santo wood [both supposedly have healing properties] and hired an expert in Feng Shui [Chinese art of harmonizing living spaces].
I chose to lightly infuse the vodka with Palo Santo wood to mimic that sensation and incorporate a warm, relaxing note.
Mas alla de los indigenismos, el Diario presenta tambien un tercer tipo de americanismos, que se suelen denominar americanismos semanticos y se caracterizan por ser vocablos patrimoniales que adquieren en el espanol de America significaciones diferentes a las que poseen al otro lado del Atlantico (Ramirez Luengo 2007: 72-73); tales americanismos constituyen sin ninguna duda los mas numerosos en el texto analizado, al registrarse un total de 21 voces que, por diversos motivos, se pueden calificar asi: bajio, banado, campana, canada, ceja (de monte), cuadra, derrota, disparada, estancia, flota, frijol, ingenio, invierno, isla, leste, madre, palo santo, potrero, tigre, venado y verano.
We squeezed our way to the bar, where my eye alighted on the Allgates Palo Santo porter - brewed, so the pump clip proclaimed, with wood from the Paraguayan Palo Santo "holy tree".
Released at the beginning of autumn, it's a perfect scent to take you into party season, with notes of citron, pear sorbet, bergamot, neroli, freesia, mimosa, nymphea, amber, palo santo wood and musk.
Patrick Collins, president of Lee Distributors, said that "Over the last year, Dogfish Head's high-gravity Palo Santo Matron, its honey-accented Midas Touch, the hoppy 90 Minute Imperial IPA, and its sparkling Pangaea have become big sellers in the Charleston area.
Palo Santo is an ultra-hard South American wood, and Palo Santo Marron is a new, 12 percent alcohol ale from Delaware's Dogfish Head Craft Brewery that is aged in vast, 10,000-gallon tanks manufactured from the wood.
El area estudiada incluye 8 parajes o comunidades: El Quimilo, San Vicente, San Agustin, San Isidro, Palo Santo, El Chaguaral, La Lata y El Silo del departamento La Paz, Catamarca.
Otro grave problema es la utilizacion de energia y la recoleccion de basura en esos islotes, que liberan agentes contaminantes, los cuales afectan a los lobos marinos, los arboles de Palo Santo e innumerables especies de pajaros, segun varias revistas especializadas.

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