Definition of Cashaws
1. cashaw [n] - See also: cashaw
Lexicographical Neighbors of Cashaws
Literary usage of Cashaws
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. A Twelvemonth's Residence in the West Indies, During the Transition from by Richard Robert Madden (1835)
"O. of a Thursday in perfect health, and on Saturday he was dead, from eating cashaws. There is a plant more suddenly destructive to horses than the ..."
2. Notes and Queries by Martim de Albuquerque (1869)
"... respondents give me good reason to hope the many additional particulars respecting the cashaws will yet be elicited. ..."
3. Proceedings of the Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia by Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia (1864)
"... selecting generally some lower tree near to it ; some make their nests high, others low, usually at the extremity of a lateral branch of the cashaws, ..."
4. Pharmaceutical Journal by Pharmaceutical Society of Great Britain (1846)
"W. HAMILTON, MB THE cashew-nut tree, or Anacardium occidentale, must not be confounded, from the resemblance it bears to the vulgar name of common cashaws, ..."
5. Hortus Jamaicensis, Or, A Botanical Description, (according to the Linnean by John Lunan (1814)
"... il The following is recommended as an, effectual receipt for curing a horse that has eaten cashaws : Take one pint of rum, one table spoonful and a half ..."