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  • n. black or white seeds ground to make mustard pastes or powders


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  • Manon flew about the market, spending five coppers on the hindquarters of a plump rabbit the butcher skinned while she watched, then a ha’penny more on half an ounce of mustard seed from the spice monger’s stall.

    City of Glory

  • Of mustard seed to save from the fires of Hell my sprite,

    The Book of The Thousand Nights And A Night


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