from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. Any of three species of bird in the family Mesitornithidae endemic to Madagascar.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. An old name for a mixture of methyl acetate and mesityl oxid, prepared by distilling crude wood-alcohol or crude acetic acid from wood with sulphuric acid.
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