Glossary beginning with G

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Synonyms: galls, oak galls, galles, gall nots, nut-gall, gallnut
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The glassworts comprise the genus Salicornia of succulent, salt tolerant plants that grow in salt marshes, on beaches, and among mangroves. Glasswort species are native to the United States and Europe. Glassworts are also known as marsh samphire; the term samphire is used for several unrelated species of coastal plant. Burnt glasswort was used in the making of soda for glassmaking.

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Guarnello is a kind of cloth made of cotton, but the term is also used to denote a woman's dress made of this material. Pignolato is a sort of cloth made of linen or hemp.

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Synonyms: gum
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Synonyms: Dragons bloude
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a lacquer used to create a dullish red dye.