Macassar


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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.
Inside the first-class cabin, passengers (only two; there are no back seats) are treated to such niceties as a flat-bottomed Alcantara and leather-trimmed steering wheel, scorched Ebony Macassar wood veneers (which fade from light to dark and house special metal inlays) and embroidered leather floor mats.
The new Neighbourhood Watch structures receiving accreditation tonight includes areas predominantly from the greater Cape Town area, such as Milnerton, Stellenbosch, Diep River, Gugulethu, Franschhoek, Woodstock, Lansdowne, Bellville, Bellville South, Grabouw, Atlantis, Grassy Park, Kraaifontein, Steenberg, Delft, Kuilsrivier, Macassar and Kirstenhof.
Generous quantities of polished Macassar Ebony and open-pore Paldao embellish the interior, set off by contrasting light moccasin and dark spice leathers that adorn the seats, armrests and dashboard top.
The interior of this grand tourer is modern, minimalist and beautifully handcrafted using rare materials such as Macassar Ebony and open-pore Paldao, as well as lashings of leather.
Tihany, where Macassar ebony wood and an undulating chandelier of 4,320 suspended bronze rods set the stage for Dutch culinary director Richard Ekkebus's classic French interpretations.
In October 1616, Dirk Hartog, master of the VOC ship Eendracht bound on a voyage from Cape Town to Macassar, landed on the coast of what was subsequently called, after his ship, Eendracht Land, so becoming the first European known to have visited the west coast of Australia.
2010) reported that the cold test is an alternative as consistent as the accelerated aging test on evaluating feijao macassar seeds.
A sunburst chest by Clement Rousseau, for instance, is as luxurious as art deco gets, inlaid with macassar ebony, kingwood, green and white shagreen, mother-of-pearl and ivory (250,000 [euro]-350,000 [euro]).
Open kitchen includes a Subzero fridge, DCS stove, double drawer dishwasher, wine cooler, Pietra Cardosa stone countertops and Macassar Ebony wood cabinetry.