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Sweet

(swēt),
Robert Douglas, 20th-century English dermatologist. See: Sweet disease.

sweet

[AS. swete, sweet]
1. Pleasing to the taste or smell. See: taste
2. Containing or derived from sugar.
3. Free from excess of acid, sulfur, or corrosive salts.

sweet

opposite of sour.

sweet birch oil
see methyl salicylate.
sweet buckeye tree
aesculusoctandra.
sweet clover
sweet feed
a mixture of rolled grain and molasses used to tempt convalescent horses and cattle.
sweet grass
panicumschinzii.
sweet itch
an intensely itchy dermatitis of horses caused by hypersensitivity to the bites of Culicoides spp. The lesions are worst in the summer months and most evident along the middle of the back. The skin is thickened and the hair is missing. Called also Queensland itch. See equine allergic dermatitis.
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Sweet itch (Queensland itch) on the neck of a horse. By permission from Pascoe R, Knottenbelt DC, Manual of Equine Dermatology, Saunders, 1999
sweet oil
olive oil.
sweet pea
lathyrusodoratus.
sweet potato
ipomoeabatatas.
sweet vernal grass
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This paper is a review of the sweet potato literature up to the year 2015, focusing on the waste that is generated from processing/cultivation and on the potential utilization of these byproducts.
INGREDIENTS 340g roasted sweet potato 500g raw sweet potato, roasted whole) 1/2 clove garlic, grated 1/4 tsp smoked paprika A pinch of Himalayan pink salt 1/2tsp sunfower oil 20g coriander, roughly chopped 25g quinoa flour polenta, for dusting For the yoghurt dip: 180g goats' milk or dairy-free yoghurt 1/4 clove garlic, grated Zest of 1 lemon 10g mint, chopped Himalayan pink salt For the tomato salsa: 180g baby tomatoes, sliced 1tbsp olive oil A pinch of Himalayan pink salt METHOD 1.
10-minute turmeric quinoa risotto (serves 2) INGREDIENTS 1/2 white onion, diced 2 cloves garlic, finely sliced 5cm piece of fresh turmeric, grated, or 1tbsp ground turmeric 1/2tsp fennel seeds 1tbsp sunflower oil 1tbsp vegetable bouillon powder 180g cherry tomatoes, halved 170g roasted sweet potato (250g raw sweet potato, peeled and roughly chopped) 190g precooked quinoa (100g uncooked quinoa) A large pinch of Himalayan pink salt A pinch of black pepper 30g hard goats' cheese or pecorino, grated, or 2tbsp nutritional yeast Juice and zest of 1/2 lemon METHOD 1.
If there was a sweet potato capital of the world, it would be Snow Hill, North Carolina and if there was a Sweet Potato Man, it would be Bobby Ham.
This pizza would be great with peppers or crumbled feta instead of sweet potato.
The East region posted the highest average sweet potato sales at $577, an increase of eight percent compared to the previous year.
Add the sweet potato mixture and fold gently to combine.
The ability to utilize tobacco setters, sprayers and other equipment meant that the farmers would not have to invest heavily in equipment to begin their sweet potato operations.
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