Definition of Ristras
1. ristra [n] - See also: ristra
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Lexicographical Neighbors of Ristras
ristras (current term)
Literary usage of Ristras
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. Ethnobotany of the Tewa Indians by Wilfred William Robbins, John Peabody Harrington, Barbara W. Freire-Marreco (1916)
"Dwarf corn, parched and made into ristras, is hung on the parapet to dry. All this is man's work. Miss CD True informed the writer that the seed corn is the ..."
2. Life of the Right Reverend Joseph P. Machebeuf, D.D.: Pioneer Priest of Ohio by William J. Howlett (1908)
"... has hundreds of ristras (strings) of it, and ground chile, and she will give you all you want." At last he had so much promised that he was at a loss to ..."
3. The Classical Journal (1823)
"... been mis-stated to have done) any more than Tatian and Origen did the incarnation of their Redeemer, or Л ristras and Philo the passage of the Red Sea. ..."