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French translation: poirier, figuier, palmier

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English term or phrase:and pear, fig, and palm trees
French translation:poirier, figuier, palmier
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00:10 Jun 21, 2005
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Social Sciences - History
English term or phrase: and pear, fig, and palm trees
Powders made from seeds, roots, and willow bark, and pear, fig, and palm trees were mixed with wine, beer, and plant oils.

Medecines in Mesopotamia from a history textbook

Powder from a pear or a fig? Is it the dried pear or fig or is it from the leaves? or something else? I just don't understand their point there... do you??
The Quill Pen
Local time: 12:08
poirier, figuier, palmier
Explanation:
probably the bark again...
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xxxsarahl
Local time: 09:08
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Merci, j'ai réussi à formuler quelque chose de bien.
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3 +7poirier, figuier, palmierxxxsarahl


  

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17 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 3/5Answerer confidence 3/5 peer agreement (net): +7
poirier, figuier, palmier


Explanation:
probably the bark again...

xxxsarahl
Local time: 09:08
Native speaker of: Native in FrenchFrench
PRO pts in category: 11
Grading comment
Merci, j'ai réussi à formuler quelque chose de bien.

Peer comments on this answer (and responses from the answerer)
agree  hduverle: no, the fruits ... dried - tssss pilpouler asteure...un palmier peut donner des dattes, on utilise aussi son huile, etc. Seule l"écorce de saule était utilisée : pour l'aspirine que je vais prendre. B'soir
1 hr
  -> fruits of a palm tree?

agree  Sandra C.
2 hrs
  -> merci Sandra !

agree  jennifer newsome
3 hrs
  -> thanks Jennifer!

agree  xxxPFB
3 hrs
  -> merci Philippe

agree  Francine Alloncle
5 hrs
  -> merci Francine !

agree  Carolyn Brice
7 hrs
  -> Thanks Carolyn

agree  Stéphanie Serraï
8 hrs
  -> Merci Stéphanie
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