ⓘ Free online encyclopedia. Did you know? page 115

Clootie dumplin

A clootie dumplin is a tradeetional Scots dumplin makkit wi floor, breidcrums, dried fruit, shuet, succar, an spice wi milk tae mix hit aw thegither. Thayr mixt weel intae the daich, wrappit up in a claith wi floor, pit in a muckle pan o bylin wa ...

Pie

A pie is a baked dish which is uisually made o a pastry douch casin that covers or completely conteens a fillin o various sweet or savoury ingredients.

Fruit

In a shap, a fruit is ony fleshy, sweet plaunt growthe. In botany, a fruit is a plaunt structur that conteens its seeds. The wird fruit is uised anerly gif it comes frae the pairt o the flouer that wis a ovary. It is a extrae layer roond the seed ...

Tomata

The tomata or tamata oe tamatae or tomatae is the edible, aften reid fruit o the plant Solanum lycopersicum, commonly kent as a tomata plant. Baith the species an its uise as a fuid oreeginatit in Mexico, an spreid atouer the warld follaein the S ...

Fuid an farin

Fuid an farin is ony substance, for ordinar made o carbohydrates, fats, watter an/or proteins, that can be etten or drunk bi an ainimal or human bein for nutreetion or pleisur. Items conseedered fuid micht be soorced frae plaunts, ainimals or ith ...

Gait

The gait is for ordinar kent as a hamelt breed o the wild gait frae soothwast Asie an Eastren Europe. The gait is aucht the Bovidae faimlie an is gey sib tae the sheep, baith bein pairt o the gait an antelope subfaimlie Caprinae.

Maukin

Maukins, whiles kent as donies or bawds, are smaw yerbivorous mammals sib tae kinnens. There are thirty or thereawa kyne o maukin nor win in Eurasie, Africae an North Americae, wi ilka species kythin differs in hue, binn an gates. Maukins forordi ...

Pork

Pork is the culinar name for meat frae the domestic pig. It is the maist commonly consumit meat warldwide, wi evidence o pig husbandry datin back tae 5000 BC. Pork is eaten baith freshly ceukit an preservit. Curin extends the shelf life o the por ...

Bridie

Ae bridie, or Farfar bridie, is ae Scots kin o maet pastry or pie, oreiginallie fae tha toun o Farfar, seimlar tae ae Cornish pastry. Its meakkit o minced beef, whiles wi ingans and spices, stappit intae pastry nickit intae ae hauf-muin shape; th ...

Scotch pie

A Scotch pie is a dooble-crust pie, oreiginally frae Scotland. The fillin is minced mutton, aften spiced wi pepper an ither ingredients. Ilka piemakkers preceise receipt, includin the kinds an amoonts o spice uised, is for ordinar keepit gey saic ...

Wheat

Wheat or white-corn is a cultivatit gress oreeginally frae the Fertile Crescent region o the Near East that is nou grown athort the warld. Triticum aestivum awnie wheat.

Kail

Kail is a vegetable wi green or purpie leafs, the central leafs o it no bein in a heid shape. It is conseedered tae hae mair sibness wi wild cabbitch nor maist domesticate cabbitch. The species Brassica oleracea conteens mony kynds o vegetables, ...

Neep

A neep or tumshie is the ruit crap brassica rapa var. rapa thats aft growen in maumie climates athort the warld for its white, bulbous tapruit. Smaw, neshy kynds is growen for human consumption, while lairger kynds is growen as feed for stock. Ne ...

Swade

The neep, aiblins mair correctly the Swade neep, is a vegetable growed maistly for its ruits tae be aet bi humans an as fodder for beasts. Neeps cam frae the hutherin o Brassica oleracea an Brassica rapa. The terminology an uiss o the name "neep" ...

Tattie

A tattie is a plant thats scientific name is Solanum tuberosum. The tattie plant growes weel in mony different pairts o the warld. A tattie bi a wee clow wae blawdis kennit as chunnis. The crony fit fowk eat growis unnergrund. It for ordinar haes ...

Inca Kola

Inca Kola is a gey an sonsie cola saft drink makkit in Peru. It is common in pairts o Sooth Americae, an while it haesna gotten major sonse ithergates, it can be fand in Laitin American speicialty shaps warldwide. The hinnie gust mynds a puckle f ...

Irn-Bru

Irn-Bru is the tap kenmark o carbonatit saft drink in Scotland. A.G. Barr plc, o Glesga maks it. Barrs Irn-Bru is selt in the Unitit Kinrick, Republic o Ireland, Roushie, Canadae, Australie, an a puckle ither kintras in Europe. Its adverteesin sl ...

Simply.

Simply is a line o saft drinks made bi A.G. Barr whilk maistlie haes a fruit gust. The line is wirth owre £5 million, an includes Simply Clear, Simply Citrus, Simply Still, an Simply Fruity.

Aquafina

Aquafina is a non-carbonatit bottelt watter made bi PepsiCo. First bein distributit in Wichita, Kansas in 1994, it is nou distributit athort the hail o the Unitit States, an haes syne 2003, become the Unitit States tap-sellin bottelt watter kenme ...

Coca-Cola

Coca-Cola, kent as Coke an aw, is a carbonatit, sweetened saft drink that is selt in maist kintras, an is the warlds best-sellin saft drink. The Coca-Cola Company threaps that the beverage is selt in mair nor 200 kintras. The companys heidquarter ...

Country Time

Country Time is the name o a wheen lemonade drinks awned bi Dr Pepper/Seven Up, Inc. It praisently comes in lemonade, pink lemonade, an lemonade iced tea gusts.

Vita-Cola

Vita-Cola is a cola drink made in the east o Germany. It wis oreeginally an eemitation o Coca-Cola made in the German Democratic Republic, kent as Aest Germany an aw. It wis introduced in 1957, adverteesed as a "Brauselimonade mit Frucht- und Krä ...

Python (programmin leid)

Python is a widely uised heich-level programmin leid for general-purpose programmin, creatit bi Guido van Rossum an first released in 1991. An interpretit leid, Python haes a design filosofie which emphasizes code readability, an a syntax which a ...

Kinrick o Italy

The Kinrick o Italy wis a state foondit in 1861 when King Victor Emmanuel II o Sardinie wis proclaimed Keeng o Italy. The state wis foondit as a result o the unification o Italy unner the influence o the Kinrick o Sardinie, which wis its legal pr ...

Empire o Japan

The Empire o Japan wis an empire an warld pouer that existit frae the Meiji Restoration on 3 Januar 1868 tae the enactment o the post-Warld War II Constitution o Japan on 3 Mey 1947. Imperial Japans rapid industrialization an militarization unner ...

Nazi Germany

Nazi Germany or the Third Reich wis the period in the history o Germany frae 1933 tae 1945, whan it wis a dictatorship unner the control o Adolf Hitler an the Nazi Pairty. Unner Hitlers rule, Germany wis transformed intae a fascist totalitarian s ...

Naitional Progressive Front (Iraq)

The Naitional Progressive Front wis an Iraqi Popular Front annooncit on 16 Julie 1973 an constitutit in 1974, ostensibly formit athin the framewirk o a "joint action programme" tae establish a coalition atween the Arab Socialist Baath Pairty, the ...

Naitional Progressive Front (Sirie)

The Naitional Progressive Front, estaiblisht in 1972, is a coalition o poleetical pairties in Sirie that uphauds the socialist an Arab naitionalist orientation o the govrenment an accepts the leadin role in society o the Arab Socialist Ba’th Pair ...

Rhinoceros

Rhinoceros / r aɪ ˈ n ɒ s ər ə s, eften abbreviatit as rhino, is a group o five extant species o odd-taed ungulates in the faimily Rhinocerotidae. Twa o these species are native tae Africae an three tae Soothern Asie. Members o the rhinoceros fai ...

Black bun

Black bun, sometimes kent as Scotch bun, is a kin o fruit cake haillie kivered wi fouky-meat. It is o Scots springheid, originally etten on the Uphaly Nicht but thir days tastit at Hogmanay. The cake mixtur teepically contains raisins, currants, ...

Chewin the Fat

Chewin the Fat is a televeesion sketch shaw pit oot bi BBC Scotland, screived bi an featurin Ford Kiernan an Greg Hemphill. It wis oreiginally pit oot on BBC Radio Scotland, an later muived tae the telly. The first tae series wis pit oot on BBC S ...

The Lord o the Rings

The Lord o the Rings is an epic hie fantasy novelle written bi Inglis academic J. R. R. Tolkien. The story begoud as a sequel tae Tolkiens afore gaun fantasy beuk The Hobbit an suin a hale bit lairger story. It wis written in stages atween 1937 a ...

Mad Max 2

Mad Max 2 is a 1981 Australie post-apocalyptic action film directit bi George Miller. The film is the seicont instawment in the Mad Max film series, wi Mel Gibson starrin as Max Rockatansky. The films tale o a commonty o settlers moved tae defend ...

Mad Max: Fury Road

Mad Max: Fury Road is a 2015 post-apocalyptic action film directit, producit, an co-written bi George Miller, an the fowert film o Millers Mad Max franchise. The first film o the franchise in 30 years, Fury Road starns Tom Hardy as "Mad" Max Rock ...

Star Wars

Star Wars is an American epic space opera franchise, centert on a film series creatit bi George Lucas. It depicts the adventurs o various chairacters "a lang time ago in a galaxy far, far awa". The franchise began in 1977 wi the release o the fil ...

Marianne Beuchert

Marianne Beuchert is a Frankfurter florist an gairdener, an her wark has been furthsetten syne 1997. She scrievt the beuk Die Gärten Chinas, whilk first kythed in 1983, an wis efter prentit in Chinese. For Sträuße aus meinem Garten she gat the 19 ...

Gymnosperm

The gymnosperms is a group o seed-producin plants that includes conifers, cycads, Ginkgo, an Gnetales. The term "gymnosperm" comes frae the Greek wird gymnospermos, meanin "naked seeds", efter the unenclosed condeetion o thair seeds. Thair naked ...

Asparagus

Asparagus officinalis is a spring vegetable, a flouerin perennial plant species in the genus Asparagus. It wis ance clessifeed in the lily faimily, lik its Allium cousins, ingans an garlic, but the Liliaceae hae been split an the ingan-lik plants ...

Cherry

Annual warld production as o 2007 o cultivatit cherry fruit is aboot twa million tonnes. Aroond 40% o warld production originates in Europe an aroond 13% in the Unitit States.

Geranium robertianum

Geranium robertianum, commonly kent as Scots geranium, is a common species o cranesbill in Europe, Asie, North Americae, an North Africae. Geranium robertianum can grow at altitudes o up tae 1.500 metre 4.921 ft. It grows as an annual or biennial ...

Apiales

The Apiales are an order o flouerin plants. The faimilies, gien at richt, are those recognized in the APG III seestem. This is typical o the newer classifications, tho thare is some slicht variation, an in particular the Torriceliaceae mey be div ...

Asparagales

Asparagales is the name o an order o plants, uised in modren classification seestems such as the APG III seestem. The order taks its name frae the faimily Asparagaceae an is placed in the monocots. The order haes anly recently been recognized in ...

Asterales

Asterales is an order o dicotyledonous flouerin plants that includes the muckle faimily Asteraceae kent for composite flouers made o florets, an ten faimilies relatit tae the Asteraceae. The order is a cosmopolite plants foond throughoot maist o ...

Caryophyllales

The Caryophyllales is an order o flouerin plants that includes the cacti, carnations, amaranths, ice plants, an mony carnivorous plants. Mony members is succulent, haein fleshy stems or leafs.

Cucurbitales

The Cucurbitales are an order o flouerin plants, includit in the rosid group o dicotyledons. This order maistly alangs tae tropical auries, wi leemitit presence in subtropic an temperate regions. The order includes shrubs an trees, thegither wi m ...

Ericales

The Ericales are a lairge an diverse order o dicotyledons, includin for example tea, persimmon, blueberry, Brazil nit, an azalea. The order includes trees an bushes, lianas an herbaceous plants. Thegither wi ordinary autophytic plants, the Erical ...

Fagales

The Fagales is an order o flouerin plants, includin some o the baist kent trees. The order name is derived frae genus Fagus, beeches. Thay belang amang the rosid group o dicotyledons. The faimilies an genera currently includit are as follaes: Myr ...

Gentianales

Gentianales is an order o flouerin plants, includit within the asterid clade o eudicots. It comprises mair nor 16.000 species in aboot 1.138 genera in 5 faimilies. Mair nor 80% o the species belang tae the Rubiaceae faimily.

Geraniales

Geraniales are a smaa order o flouerin plants, includit within the rosid subgroup o eudicots. The lairgest faimily in the order is Geraniaceae wi ower 800 species. In addeetion, the order includes some smaa faimilies, contributin thegither anithe ...

Lamiales

Lamiales is an order in the asterid group o dicotyledonous flouerin plants. It includes approximately 11.000 speshies dividit intae aboot 20 faimilies. Well-kent or economically important memmers o this order include lavender, lilac, olive, jasmi ...