from The Century Dictionary.
- noun Albuminous material of vegetable origin.
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Clark led on ski, captaining a sledge with 400 lbs. of instruments, ammunition, pemmican, aleuronate bread; Mew followed, his sledge containing provisions only; and last came I, with a mixed freight.
Bennett, moved no doubt by their weakened condition, had dealt out extra rations to each man: one and two-thirds ounces of butter and six and two-thirds ounces of aleuronate bread -- a veritable luxury after the unvarying diet of pemmican, lime juice, and dried potatoes of the past fortnight.