SHAHIN

Sha*hin", n. Etym: [Ar. shahin.] (Zoöl.)

Definition: A large and swift Asiatic falcon (Falco pregrinator) highly valued in falconry.

Source: Webster’s Unabridged Dictionary 1913 Edition



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LECITHIN

(noun) a yellow phospholipid essential for the metabolism of fats; found in egg yolk and in many plant and animal cells; used commercially as an emulsifier


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