from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. The whip-tailed scorpion: translating its West Indian name vinaigrier. See Thelyphonus, and cut under Pedipalpi.
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The process may even go farther, and the acetic acid be oxidized to CO_2 and OH_2; the art of the vinegar-maker is directed to preventing the accomplishment of the last stage.