Musty

Lemma

Musty

Etichetta di dominio

AG

Etichetta grammaticale

Adj.

Definizione

Smelling unpleasantly old and slightly wet. 1

Nota

Characteristic flavour of oils obtained from fruit in which large numbers of fungi and yeasts have developed as a result of its being stored in humid conditions for several days or of oil obtained from olives that have been collected with earth or mud on them and which have not been washed. 2

Contesto

This flavour may sometimes be accompanied by a musty-humid flavour. 3

Trascrizione fonetica

/ˈmʌsti/ 4

Sinonimi e Antonimi

Sin. Humid, Earthy

Abbreviazioni

-

Etimologia

Musty: 1520s, perhaps a variant of moisty "moist, damp". 5

Etichetta di paese

GB

Ente

Università di Genova - Facoltà di Lingue e Letterature Straniere - dipartimento DISCLIC

Data della scheda
Thu Jan 1 01:00:11 1970
Autore
ND
Fonti

1. http://dictionary.cambridge.org/dictionary/english/musty#translations (05/04/2017)
2. http://eur-lex.europa.eu/legal-content/EN/TXT/HTML/?uri=CELEX:32013R1348&from=en (05/04/2017)
3. http://eur-lex.europa.eu/legal-content/EN/TXT/HTML/?uri=CELEX:31992R1683&from=EN (05/04/2017)
4. http://lingorado.com/ipa/ (05/04/2017)
5. http://www.etymonline.com/index.php?term=moist&allowed_in_frame=0 (05/04/2017)

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