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Suiker melis

English translation: loaf-sugar

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Dutch term or phrase:suiker melis
English translation:loaf-sugar
Entered by: Lucy Simpson
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02:37 May 3, 2001
Dutch to English translations [PRO]
Tech/Engineering
Dutch term or phrase: Suiker melis
What is this (it's an ingredient in hamburger relish)?
Lucy Simpson
Local time: 05:04
loaf-sugar
Explanation:
suiker melis or melis(suiker) = loaf-sugar

By the way, 'melis(se)' itself = balm, balm-mint


Ref.:
Wolters Woordenboek Nederlands-Engels

HTH
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Evert DELOOF-SYS
Belgium
Local time: 06:04
Grading comment
I still don't know what this is, but thank you anyway!
4 KudoZ points were awarded for this answer

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Summary of answers provided
naloaf-sugarxxxHenri
nahoney sugar OR loaf sugar
Wouter van Kampen
naloaf-sugar
Evert DELOOF-SYS


  

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51 mins
loaf-sugar


Explanation:
suiker melis or melis(suiker) = loaf-sugar

By the way, 'melis(se)' itself = balm, balm-mint


Ref.:
Wolters Woordenboek Nederlands-Engels

HTH

Evert DELOOF-SYS
Belgium
Local time: 06:04
Native speaker of: Native in DutchDutch, Native in FlemishFlemish
PRO pts in pair: 1278
Grading comment
I still don't know what this is, but thank you anyway!
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3 hrs
honey sugar OR loaf sugar


Explanation:
1)
suiker = sugar

melis > mellona > miel > honey

OR

2)
melis > broodsuiker (lage kwaliteit) = loaf sugar (low quality)

(Note: suiker melis is double, melis is already a kind of sugar)

Does this fit into the context?

Wouter van Kampen
Thailand
Local time: 12:04
Native speaker of: Dutch
PRO pts in pair: 108
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5 hrs
loaf-sugar


Explanation:
melis (suiker) =
loaf-sugar


    Jansonius
xxxHenri
Local time: 06:04
PRO pts in pair: 65
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