mustard seed

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Noun1.mustard seed - black or white seeds ground to make mustard pastes or powdersmustard seed - black or white seeds ground to make mustard pastes or powders
flavorer, flavoring, flavourer, flavouring, seasoning, seasoner - something added to food primarily for the savor it imparts
table mustard, mustard - pungent powder or paste prepared from ground mustard seeds
black mustard, Brassica nigra - widespread Eurasian annual plant cultivated for its pungent seeds; a principal source of table mustard
Brassica hirta, Sinapis alba, white mustard - Eurasian mustard cultivated for its pungent seeds; a source of table mustard and mustard oil
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The duchess asked Sancho how he had fared on that long journey, to which Sancho replied, "I felt, senora, that we were flying through the region of fire, as my master told me, and I wanted to uncover my eyes for a bit; but my master, when I asked leave to uncover myself, would not let me; but as I have a little bit of curiosity about me, and a desire to know what is forbidden and kept from me, quietly and without anyone seeing me I drew aside the handkerchief covering my eyes ever so little, close to my nose, and from underneath looked towards the earth, and it seemed to me that it was altogether no bigger than a grain of mustard seed, and that the men walking on it were little bigger than hazel nuts; so you may see how high we must have got to then.
To this the duchess said, "Sancho, my friend, mind what you are saying; it seems you could not have seen the earth, but only the men walking on it; for if the earth looked to you like a grain of mustard seed, and each man like a hazel nut, one man alone would have covered the whole earth.
These artists will take particles of stone or glass no larger than a mustard seed, and piece them together on a sleeve button or a shirt stud, so smoothly and with such nice adjustment of the delicate shades of color the pieces bear, as to form a pigmy rose with stem, thorn, leaves, petals complete, and all as softly and as truthfully tinted as though Nature had builded it herself.
He would sacrifice human life, his own among the rest, or whatever else was dearest to him, for the sake of adding so much as a grain of mustard seed to the great heap of his accumulated knowledge.
The five-mile walk on Saturday involved members of Meltham Mustard Seed Project which aims to fund a classroom for orphans in Kyema, Uganda.
6, The Mustard Seed, Calgary Co-op and Country 105 collected frozen turkeys, hams and chickens to distribute as part of the Christmas food hampers that The Mustard Seed provides to individuals and families.
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The kingdom of heaven is like a mustard seed that, when you put it in the church fridge, turns into 47 bottles of mustard.
Pan fried fillet of bream resting on wilted greens and traditional Allepey style raw mango curry For the fish Large fillet of sea bream Spice rub 40:60 deghi and turmeric Rice flour Salt For the wilted greens 1tbsp garlic oil Handful of mixed greens Salt to taste For the Allepey sauce 11/2tbsp coconut oil 1/4tsp black mustard seed 1 medium onion, finely chopped 15 curry leaves 3 sundried chillies 1-inch piece ginger, chopped 1/2tsp turmeric 1/4tsp chilli powder 1/2tsp salt 400ml coconut milk 100ml water 1 small raw mango, finely diced 3tbsp tamarind pulp Squeeze of lime To make the sauce Heat coconut oil in a heavybased pot, add the mustard seeds and allow to pop.
com)-- Winter Park Laser & Anti-Aging Center is combining community efforts with local lingerie store "La Bella Intimates" to host a "bra drive" for The Mustard Seed of Central Florida.
Today, First 5 California celebrated National Read Across America Day with preschool and Kindergarten students at the Mustard Seed School in Sacramento.
If ye have faith even as small as a grain of mustard seed, you will say to this mountain, "Move from here to there," and it will move and nothing will be impossible to you.