Olla

  • (noun): Leaf or strip from a leaf of the talipot palm used in India for writing paper.
    Synonyms: ola

Some articles on olla:

Castor Creek
... It passes the towns of Olla, Louisiana (formerly known as Castor Sulphur Springs), Urania, Louisiana, Tullos, Louisiana and joins the Dugdemona River to form the Little River, about 3 miles (5 km ... A small man-made lake is formed near the town of Olla, locally known as the "Spillway" or "The Creek" ... and pumped water via underground pipeline to its plywood manufacturing site located between Olla and Urania on LA Hwy 125 ...
Cyathus Olla
... Cyathus olla is a species of saprobic fungus in the genus Cyathus, family Nidulariaceae ... olla relies on the force of falling water to dislodge peridioles from fruiting bodies to eject and disperse their spores ... olla is a relatively common fungus, with a worldwide distribution ...
Cyathus Olla - Description
... Cyathus olla bears a resemblance to a miniature bird's nest containing eggs, hence the common name bird's nest fungi ... Cyathus olla is thick-walled, and flared outwards at the rim the rim is typically wavy in outline ... olla has a wide purse with an upper portion not easily distinguishable from the lower part ...
Aztec Cuisine - Food Preparation
... called xoctli in Nahuatl and translated into Spanish as olla ("pot") ... The olla was filled with food and heated over a fire ... could also be used to steam food by pouring a little water into the olla and then placing tamales wrapped in maize husks on a light structure of twigs in the ...
Olla (Roman Pot) - Sacrificial Use
... entrails (exta) was placed either in an olla and boiled, or in oldest times on a spit and roasted, as part of the "cuisine" of sacrifice ... The olla was one of the characteristic implements of sacrifice, and appears in reliefs as such, particularly in the Gallic provinces ... the official presiding over the sacrifice himself poured the cooking liquid out of the olla in order to inspect the remaining entrails, which were intact except for the ...