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Hasil cari dari kata atau frase: pemmican(0.02011 detik)
Found 2 items, similar to pemmican.
English → English (WordNet)
n : lean dried meat pounded fine and mixed with melted fat; used
especially by North American Indians [syn: pemican]
English → English (gcide)
Pemmican \Pem"mi*can\, n. [Written also pemican.]
1. Among the North American Indians, meat cut in thin slices,
divested of fat, and dried in the sun.
Then on pemican they feasted. --Longfellow.
2. Meat, without the fat, cut in thin slices, dried in the
sun, pounded, then mixed with melted fat and sometimes
dried fruit, and compressed into cakes or in bags. It
contains much nutriment in small compass, and is of great
use in long voyages of exploration.
3. A treatise of much thought in little compass.
[Webster 1913 Suppl.]