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Macassar

(məˈkæsə)
n
(Placename) a variant spelling of Makassar
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Certainly it cannot be olive oil, nor macassar oil, nor castor oil, nor bear's oil, nor train oil, nor cod-liver oil.
Their tails, at a legislative price, now bring me in a good income; for I have discovered a way, in which, by means of Macassar oil, I can force three crops in a year.
The precise point of destination was still undecided--the plan being to search out a suitable location upon one of the many little islets which dot the western shore of the Macassar Strait.
In the grip department, Marc crafted a superb Macassar Ebony symphony here, fitted and bedded to this particular gun, then applied a hand-rubbed oil finish.
At first glance you might think the Executive's grip panels are wood, but closer inspection shows the grips are actually a highpressure wood-grain Macassar laminate.
The device also feature 50 diamonds-10 of them are blue-and is has expensive Macassar ebony wood on the sides.
and now the snaw is up to their verra chins; and the bit bonny, braw, stiff, fause shirt-collars, that they were sae proud o' stickin' at their chafts, are as hard as ir'n, for they've gotten a sair Scotch starchin',--and the fierce North cares nothing for their towsy hair a smellin' wi' Kalydor and Macassar, no whit indeed, but twurls it a' into ravelled hanks, till the frozen mops bear nae earthly resemblance to the ordinary heads o' Cockneys--and hoo indeed should they, lying in sic an unnatural and out-o'-the-way place for them, as the moors atween Dalnacardoch and Dalwhinnie?
Cowpea, string bean or macassar bean (Vigna unguiculata (L.) Walp.) Is one of the most important crops in Brazil, since it is a daily food source for most Brazilian families, especially inhabitants of the North and Northeast regions, as well as in African and Asian countries (Teoflo et al., 2008).
Every personalised concept is possible - from the size and paint finish, to fittings and interior fit-outs - be it a high-gloss black safe with hand-crafted white leather interior, precious pearl white high-gloss finish with contrasting dark Macassar ebony-wood and delicate glass shelves, or a safe with pink mother-of-pearl effect and stained oak wood interior.
The eye-catching kitchen is bespoke and has handcrafted Bookmatched Macassar Ebony floating kitchen units made from one continuous grain, plus a Corian-type work surface.
Custom renovation with Wenge wood flooring, Macassar ebony woodwork.