Definitions

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. See montem.
  • n. Cakes of salt used as a medium of exchange.

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  • Our word "salary" comes from the Latin word _sal_, meaning salt; and _salarium_, or "salt-money," was money given for paying one's expenses on a journey.

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