Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. See cola-nut.
“He added pepsin, a digestive enzyme, along with sugar and seltzer, to a kola-nut brew and sold it as a stomach tonic, Pepsin Cola.”
“The Alkaloids most used are those of tea, coffee, kola-nut, cocoa, coca, tobacco and opium.”
“Sierra Leone is an organized colony, a product of which is the kola-nut.”
“Here a caravan appears from Gonga bringing the desired kola-nut, chewed by all who have ten _kurdie_ to spare; or another caravan laden with natron; or”
“The chief article of African produce sold in the Kano market is the kola-nut, which has become to the natives as necessary as coffee or tea to Europeans.”
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