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ses·a·me

(ses'ă-mē),
Benne plant, an herb, Sesamum indicum (family Pedaliaceae), the seeds of which are used as a food and as the source of sesame oil.
[G. sēsamē, sesame, an Eastern leguminous plant]
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Strain through a fine-mesh sieve and mix in sesame seeds.
In traditional animal mills, a zeer, a container for the sesame seeds, and a qutb, a stick made from the wood of Seder trees were used to produce the sesame oil.
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Black foods may typically contain more anthocyanin, isoflavones and minerals than their 'regular' counterparts, while black sesame seeds in particular also contain high levels of calcium, protein, iron and magnesium, to benefit the kidney and the liver, and are a good source of essential fatty acids.